Classic Sidecar Cocktail Recipe

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Last updated: Feb 17, 2023 • 1 min read

The sidecar is a classic sour cocktail made with brandy (traditionally cognac), orange liqueur, and lemon juice. It is usually served in a coupe, cocktail, or martini glass with a lemon garnish, often with a sugared rim to balance the cocktail’s sourness.