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Champagne Cocktails

Prep Time
5 mins

The Champagne cocktail, once deemed sweet and silly, is back. The sugar and bitters balance the natural acidity of sparkling wine, and the cocktail pairs very well with both creamy cheese and earthy mushrooms.

champagne cocktails for new years eve

Photography by Annabelle Breakey
 6 sugar cubes
 3 teaspoons aromatic bitters
 1 bottle (750 ml.) brut Champagne or sparkling wine, chilled (see Notes)
Step 1

Put a sugar cube into each of 6 Champagne flutes or wineglasses. Douse each cube with 1/2 tsp. bitters. Top with Champagne and serve immediately.

Step 2

Note: Nutritional analysis is per cocktail.

Nutrition Facts

Amount Per Serving
Calories 101Calories from Fat 0.0
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 0.0g0%

Saturated Fat 0.0g0%
Cholesterol 0.0mg0%
Sodium 6.3mg1%
Total Carbohydrate 3.5g2%

Dietary Fiber 0.0g0%
Protein 0.1g1%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily value may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.