Liaisons Dangereuses

This seductive combination of bourbon whiskey, orange liqueur and Amaretto, lifted with a luxurious spritz of Champagne, would make a decadent finale of a romantic meal this V-Day.


Sparkling Cocktails


30ml/1oz bourbon

20ml/2/3oz Cointreau

10ml/2 teaspoon Amaretto

Well-chilled Champagne or other dry sparkling wine, to top

Orange zest twists, to garnish (optional)

Makes 2


Pour the first three ingredients into an ice-filled cocktail shaker and stir well. Strain into a chilled Champagne coupe and top with Champagne. Garnish with orange zest, if you like, and serve.


This recipe is from Sparkling Cocktails by Laura Gladwin. Get more great blog posts like this one – direct to your inbox – be sure to sign up to our mailing list here.

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