What is the Sidecar Cocktail?

The Sidecar is a rich and strong cognac cocktail with a contested origin story in New Orleans.

Sidecar Ingredients

  • 1.5 oz Cognac
  • 0.75 oz Cointreau
  • 0.75 oz lemon juice

Sidecar Recipe

  • Add all ingredients to a shaker with ice and shake
  • Strain into a coupe glass
  • Garnish with an orange twist