The St-Germain Cocktail

St-Germain, a French elderflower liqueur that is 20% alcohol, or champagne, which is typically about 12% alcohol. A favorite of hers involves combining sparkling wine, club soda and St-Germain, poured over ice. “A sparkling wine for the holidays really evokes celebration,” she adds. “And it makes a really refreshing cocktail that’s light and not too sweet.”


  • 30mL St Germain Elderflower Liqueur
  • 60mL soda water
  • 60mL prosecco
  • Lemon twist, to garnish
  • Ice


  • Pour elderflower liqueur, soda water, and prosecco over ice in a wine glass.
  • Garnish with a lemon twist.