The cocktail was named after the French 75 millimeter field gun of 1897 which became the main heavy artillery of world war I. This recipe is the more memorable of two different drinks using the same name and will be a hit at your New years eve party.
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2 oz of Gin
1 oz of fresh lemon juice
2 tsp of powdered sugar
Shake all ingredients except the champagne in a cocktail shaker with ice and pour into a flute glass top with champagne and and stir gently. Garnish with a thin spiral of lemon peel.