Serves 2

  • 4 oz. brandy
  • 2 oz. orange liqueur
  • 2 oz. fresh lemon juice
  • 2 teaspoons white sugar
  • Ice cubes
  • Lemon or orange twist for garnish


  • Sprinkle the sugar on a small plate. Slightly dampen rim of glasses with a lemon wedge and dip into sugar.
  • Combine brandy, orange liqueur and lemon juice into a shaker.
  • Fill with ice.
  • Cover and shake for about 30 seconds until the shaker is frosty.
  • Strain into a chilled cocktail glass.
  • Garnish with lemon or orange twist.