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French Connection Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the French Connection, a cocktail that promises to tantalize your taste buds and elevate your mixology experience. Whether you’re a cocktail enthusiast or a curious beginner who likes Cognac, or Amaretto, this drink might impress.

Table of contents:

  1. Description
  2. Ingredients
  3. Instructions
  4. Nutrition
  5. Shopping list
  6. Related Cocktails
  7. FAQ
  8. Conclusion

French Connection Cocktail Description

The French Connection falls under the Ordinary Drink and Alcoholic categories, making it a perfect choice for those who appreciate a drink with character. Served in Old-fashioned glass, this drink tastes exquisite and presents itself visually appealing.

Let the French Connection transport you to a realm of flavor and elegance. A careful selection of 2 ingredients, featuring Cognac, Amaretto, combines to create this masterpiece. It’s a drink that resonates with the essence of fine cocktail-making. Companion drinks like The Classic, Grizzly Bear, Candy also offer a taste of this excellence.

French Connection Ingredients

A great cocktail starts with the right ingredients. For the French Connection, you will need the following:

US Metric
  • 1 1/2 oz Cognac
  • 3/4 oz Amaretto
  • 1.63 dl Cognac
  • 22 ml Amaretto

Each component in this cocktail plays a vital role in creating the unique flavor profile of this drink.

How to Make a French Connection Cocktail

Preparation time: 3
Total time: 8

Creating the French Connection cocktail is an art in itself. Follow these steps for the perfect outcome:

To craft this exquisite cocktail, begin by gently stirring the following ingredients: 1 1/2 oz Cognac, 3/4 oz Amaretto. Once blended to perfection, pour into the old-fashioned glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the French Connection Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
200.0 0.0 50.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for French Connection are only approximate values, as for each raw material, the manufacturers use different ingredients to make their products. A general value has been used based on the ingredients (which may be substituted) to calculate the nutrition results in this recipe. The values shown are per serving.

Shopping List for the French Connection Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Cognac, and Amaretto.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, French Connection.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the French Connection cocktail are also found in many other drinks. This list shows how many times each ingredient is used in the recipes and what proportion of each ingredient is used in the cocktail descriptions on our Cocktails recipe & Drinks site.

Used Ingredient Applied % of Total Cocktails
Cognac 187 times 1.14%
Amaretto 442 times 2.70%

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French Connection FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the French Connection Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect French Connection.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the French Connection?
  • A: The ingredients include Cognac, and Amaretto, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the French Connection cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Old-fashioned glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 464 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 2.84% of the cocktailing instructions.


The French Connection cocktail is more than just a drink; it’s a sensory journey. From its intricate blend of flavors to its elegant presentation, this cocktail is a testament to the art of mixology. Whether you’re hosting a party or enjoying a quiet evening, the French Connection is the perfect addition to any occasion.

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