French 75: 1/4 cup brute Champagne or dry sparkling wine 3 tablespoons gin Juice from 1/2 a lemon 1 thin slice of lemon 1 cherry (optional) and not a maraschino! 1 teaspoon super fine sugar or simple syrup About 3/4 cup ice
BLUE HAWAIIAN 2 ounces pineapple juice, 1 1⁄2 ounces vodka, 3⁄4 ounce blue Curaçao liqueur, 1⁄2 ounce fresh lime juice, 1⁄2 ounce simple syrup, Splash of half-and-half, Pineapple leaf and lime wheel. Combine in shaker with ice, shake, Strain into tall glass filled with crushed ice. (Or combine everything in a blender cup. Add 3⁄4 cup of crushed ice and flash blend for 5 seconds. Pour into cocktail glass.) Garnish with the pineapple leaf and lime wheel.