Hydration Blog

Nuuntini Testing: ​French 75

by emma kesler,
online marketing manager & resident mixologist

This month, we’re going to get all classy with a time-honored cocktail standard. The French 75 dates back to World War I in Paris, and is known for being both sweet and powerful. Our little twist will make it rehydrating as well!

ingredients

  • 1.5 oz gin
  • 2-4 oz brut champagne
  • 1 cup ice cubes
  • lemon peel for garnish

for nuun simple syrup:

  • ½ tablet nuun active lemon lime
  • 4 oz water
  • ½ cup sugar

preparation

  1. make nuun simple syrup! Dissolve ½ tablet of nuun active lemon lime in 4 oz of water. pour into small saucepan, and add sugar. bring to a boil, stirring all the while. remove from heat and cool.
  2. chill champagne flute and bottle of champagne (15 minutes in the freezer should do the trick)

instructions

  1. in cocktail shaker, combine gin with 2 oz of nuun simple syrup. add ice, and shake vigorously for 20 seconds.
  2. strain contents of cocktail shaker into champagne flute
  3. top off with champagne
  4. if desired, use paring knife or peeler to cut a long, thin spiral of lemon peel. use as garnish.

enjoy, and stay classy my friends.

POSTED IN Hydration, Hydration HQ, Nuuntini

no comments yet

Be the first to comment below.

Leave a Comment

You must be logged in to submit a comment.

suggested reading

Heat Acclimation

posted 06 22, 2015

read more 0

Electrolyte Balance

posted 07 14, 2016

read more 1
what is nuun?

You're always active, and your water should be too. Leading the way in portable hydration, Nuun has optimal electrolyte levels to make the most of your water.

facebook

like us on facebook for a peek inside the nuuniverse. learn about product tips, events, and more!


twitter

follow us for weekly giveaways and share your #nuunlove


rss

follow our blog for all of the latest news from hydration headquarters

email signup

subscribe to nuun newsletters and be the first to know about sales, product launches, and more!