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  Calvados 1 1⁄2 Ounce (apple brandy)
  Patron citron liqueur 1⁄2 Ounce (orange liqueur)
  Sour mix 1 1⁄2 Ounce
  Lime 1 Medium (1 wedge)
  Sugar 1 Tablespoon
  Ice cube 1 Cup (16 tbs) (or as required)

1 Squeeze a lime wedge on the rim of a cocktail glass.
2 Shake off the excess.
3 Roll the rim in fine sugar to coat.

4 In a mixing glass, combine the apple brandy along with sour mix and orange liqueur.
5 Add some ice ti the mixing glass and cover.
6 Shake really well to blend the ingredients.
7 Strain in to the prepared cocktail glass.

8 Garnish with a lemon wheel and serve.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Calvados sidecar is the new avatar of the classic French cocktail. In this video Bridget makes it in her own style adding her magical twist and preparing it with calvados. That drink looks so zippy with its funky color and the sugar rimmed glass that it will be a show stealer in your next party.

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 379 Calories from Fat 1

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 0.14 g0.22%

Saturated Fat 0.03 g0.15%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 118.2 mg4.9%

Total Carbohydrates 69 g23%

Dietary Fiber 0.78 g3.1%

Sugars 66.4 g

Protein 0.47 g0.93%

Vitamin A 0.5% Vitamin C 15.5%

Calcium 12.5% Iron 1.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Calvados Sidecar Recipe Video