Taylor swift's favorite drink

French Blonde Cocktail

Try the French Blonde cocktail, a light, refreshing and slightly bittersweet cocktail that exudes sophistication. This citrus cocktail is simple to put together yet feels fancy. Plus, it might be Taylor Swift’s new favorite cocktail.

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what you'll need

a citrus juicer a fine mesh strainer a cocktail shaker

Prep Time: 10 Min

London dry gin elderflower liqueur clear bitter liqueur fresh grapefruit juice lemon bitters grapefruit slice, for garnish

makes: 1 drink


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Get sour!


Juice your grapefruit and strain pulp using a fine mesh strainer.

Measure & pour.


Fill your shaker with ice and add liqueurs, gin and grapefruit juice.

Shake, shake, shake it up!


Shake your cocktail shaker well to combine ingredients (catchy tune optional).



Strain your drink from the shaker to a coupe glass; add 1-2 dashes of bitters.

Create a garnish.


Roll a thin slice of grapefruit and pierce with a cocktail pick to form a rose.

Ready for it?


Enjoy this citrus chart topper! – Light, refreshing and bittersweet., you can sip it any time of year.

make this recipe your own! 

In a rush? You can use store bought juice, but fresh will give you the best flavor.

Change the spirit, swapping gin for vodka, bourbon or rum.

Susannah Brinkley Henry

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