The American Fizz is an excellent Gin and Brandy based cocktail that tastes amazing and goes beautifully with dinner. It’s an excellent combination of sweet and sour flavours in a cocktail that you are sure to love.
It’s also a great way to make use of these stunning glasses from my home barware collection. I love the little vintage 1920’s automotive motif and we found these during one of our many thrifting outings.
How to Make an American Fizz
- combine 1 ounce of gin, 1 ounce of brandy, 1 tbsp of lemon juice and 1 tsp grenadine with ice in a glass and give it a stir.
- Garnish with some maraschino cherries and you are on your way to a stunningly photogenic cocktail.
We originally made this for thanksgiving but it’s amazing for any time really. As long as you love lemony cherry flavoured cocktails!
Here’s the recipe!
The American Fizz Cocktail
- Prep Time
- 5 minutes
- Total Time
- 5 minutes
- Karlynn Johnston
- 1 ounce gin
- 1 ounce brandy
- 1 tbsp lemon juice
- 1 tsp grenadine
- Stir well with ice and strain into glass.
All calories and info are based on a third party calculator and are only an estimate. Actual nutritional info will vary with brands used, your measuring methods, portion sizes and more.