Classic Christmas champagne cocktail

Glasses of champagne.
Glasses of champagne.

This decadent cocktail of champagne laced with cognac is perfect for special occasions.

It is also a great tipple to serve at a swanky Christmas party and will add a touch of elegance to any event.


1 white sugar cube

2 dashes bitters

20ml/¾fl oz cognac

Enough champagne to fill the glass to the top.


Preparation method

Place the sugar cube onto a spoon and add the bitters.

Drop the soaked sugar cube into a champagne flute and add the cognac.

Top up the glass with champagne and serve.

The drink is a great accompaniment to festive nibbles and will be a real crowd pleaser at any Christmas soirees you may be hosting.