Grab a friend you haven't seen in a while and shake up a Tangerine Sidecar for him or her! This twist on a Prohibition-era classic is the perfect reason to get together. (via

Tangerine Sidecar

  • Author: Susannah Brinkley
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Total Time: 5 minutes
  • Yield: 2 cocktails 1x
  • Category: Beverage
  • Cuisine: American


A tangerine twist on a Prohibition-era classic


  • 4 ounces Cognac or brandy
  • 1 1/2 ounces Cointreau
  • 1 1/2 ounces Tropicana┬« Tangerine Lemonade
  • tangerine twist, for garnish
  • ice


  1. Combine ingredients in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake vigorously until chilled. Pour into two martini glasses. Garnish with a twist of tangerine peel. Serve immediately.


  • Serving Size: 1 cocktail