Reminiscent of the 1920’s – it was the time that The Great Gatsby was set and there was prohibition in USA! It is believed that the side car was originally made at the Ritz in Paris. The drink was directly named for the motorcycle attachment.
60ml VSOP Cognac
22ml lemon juice
Combine Cognac, Cointreau, and lemon juice in a cocktail shaker and fill with ice. Shake well until chilled, about 10 seconds. Strain into prepared glass; garnish with a twist of orange or lemon peel.