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Pomegranate French 75 – A Gin and Champagne Cocktail

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Last Updated on January 27, 2021 by The ‘Noms.

A bubbly sweet and tart cocktail with champagne, lemon juice and gin, a twist on the classic French 75 recipe!



The French 75 cocktail was created during World War I at the famous New York Bar in Paris. The combination of gin and champagne was said to have such a kick that it felt like being shelled by one of the most fearsome guns, the French 75mm cannon! The original has champagne, lemon juice, sugar and gin, and there have been a lot of variations since then, even some using French cognac!



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Wanting to start the new year out with a bang, and with this cocktail packing a punch, we figured this would be a great way to celebrate. This French 75 recipe is simple and easy! Since we are starting a new year, we wanted to make a variation of this classic cocktail, and felt the pomegranate juice gave it a different flair.



We used a brut champagne, but a rose would make it an even more beautiful pink! If you are looking for another champagne cocktail, try out our Carrot Ginger Mimosa!









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Pomegranate French 75 in goblets

Pomegranate French 75 - A Gin and Champagne Cocktail

Prep Time: 3 minutes
Total Time: 3 minutes

A pomegranate twist on the classic gin and champagne cocktail with pomegranate and lemon juices.


  • 3 oz champagne, brut or rose
  • 1 oz gin
  • 1/2 oz pomegranate juice
  • sugar and lemon peel for garnish


Dip rims of champagne glasses into water, rim with sugar.

Add juice and gin to glasses, top with champagne.

Garnish with lemon peel.


Nutrition Information:



Serving Size:


Amount Per Serving: Calories: 107Total Fat: 0gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 0mgCarbohydrates: 2.6gFiber: 0gSugar: 0gProtein: 0g

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Sunday 27th of December 2015

This looks like a great drink to serve at any party. Would love to include this in a drink round-up with a link back!

The 'Noms.

Monday 28th of December 2015

Thanks so much for sharing it on your round up! Happy New Year!

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