Easy Holiday Drink: The French 75 with a Pomegranate Twist!

Nov 22, 2016 @ Project Juice

Let’s face it…as much as Thanksgiving is about family and gratitude, it’s also about the meal! You’ve planned out the stuffing and the sides, but what about an easy cocktail to complement it all?

Mix in healthy onto the dinner table with this Curried and Quick Sweet Potato Recipe

Whether you’re doing your part for a Friendsgiving or planning out an entire Thanksgiving Day feast for the family, this autumn sparkling cocktail featuring pomegranates, is sure to please with little to no preparation!

Shake, pour, and garnish for a healthier take on this easy holiday drink, the classic French 75.

Try our Fall Seasonal, Pomegranate Orange!
Available online and at all Project Juice Retail locations.

PRO TIP: Mix a big batch of your choice of gin and Pomegranate Orange juice to keep in a jar in the fridge until you’re ready to serve!

Pomegranate Orange French 75 Recipe

Makes 1 cocktail (multiply as desired) | Prep Time: 5-7 minutes

INGREDIENTS

1 oz. gin
2 oz. Project Juice Pomegranate Orange juice
1 oz. dry sparkling wine
Pomegranate seeds, for garnish
Orange slice, for garnish
Cinnamon sticks, for garnish

DIRECTIONS

Add a spoonful of pomegranate seeds to the bottom of a cocktail glass. Set aside.

Combine the gin and Pomegranate Orange juice in a shaker with ice. Shake for about 20 seconds, or until cold.

Pour into the cocktail glass over the pomegranate seeds. Top with the sparkling wine and garnish with an orange slice and cinnamon stick. Enjoy!

Author: Marra St. Clair

Co-Founder of Project Juice, Marra also holds a certification from Long Beach Dance Conditioning as a Pilates instructor, and is also a certified personal trainer from the Academy of Sports Medicine, a certified Gyrotonic instructor, a certified nutritional consultant and a Level 2 Reiki Practitioner. When she is not coaching people through Project Juice, she is a highly recommended personal trainer and Pilates instructor.