Cognac Sour

Cognac Sour

Quick Facts

Cocktail History

Cognac Sour is a delicious cocktail made with Cognac, a type of Brandy made in Cognac, France. From its inception in the late 1800s, this cocktail has been enjoyed all around the globe. Although this drink has maintained its classic recipe of Cognac, bitters, lemon juice, and simple syrup throughout the years, it can be made with a variety of different flavors to liven up the experience. Want a Cognac Sour with some zesty tang? Add lime instead of lemon juice! Looking for a Cognac Sour that’s truly unique? Add fresh herbs or fruit purées for an unexpected flavor profile! Cognac Sours are surprisingly versatile for an old-fashioned cocktail that reminds us of simpler times. Try one today and explore this delightful twist on history.


    • 2 oz Cognac
    • ¾ oz Lemon Juice
    • ¾ oz Simple Syrup
    • Angostura Bitters
    • Garnish: Orange Twist

Cocktail Preparation

Shake all ingredients with ice, strain into chilled glass and garnish with an orange twist.

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