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A French 95 in a coup glass garnished with a dried orange slice.

French 95 AKA a French 75 with Bourbon

  • Author: Pate Giltner
  • Prep Time: 1 minute
  • Cook Time: 0 minutes
  • Total Time: 1 minute
  • Yield: 1 drink 1x
  • Category: Cocktail
  • Method: Stirred
  • Cuisine: American


This champagne and bourbon cocktail is the perfect way to add a bit of celebration to your bourbon! A French 95 combines bourbon, champagne, lemon juice, and simple syrup and is a fun twist on the French 75.


Units Scale
  • 1/2 ounce lemon juice
  • 1 ounce simple syrup
  • 2 ounces bourbon
  • 2 ounces champagne


  1. Add 1/2 ounce lemon juice to a champagne flute or coupe glass.
  2. Followed 1-ounce simple syrup.
  3. Add 2 ounces bourbon.
  4. Top with 2 ounces of champagne.