Oscar Party Cocktail: The Selma 65

Oscar Party Cocktail: The Selma 65
Oscar Party Cocktail: The Selma 65
Bombay Sapphire

Oscar Party Cocktail: The Selma 65

Inspired by the film Selma

The Selma 65 is the perfect bubbly concoction to toast director Ava DuVernay’s Oscar-nominated Selma, set in 1965, at any Oscar party bash.

 

 

Notes

Recipe courtesy of Gary Hayward, Bombay Sapphire North American Brand Ambassador 

Ingredients

  • ¾ ounces gin, preferably Bombay Sapphire
  • ½ ounce freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • ½ shot of sugar syrup
  • Top with Prosecco, such as Martini Prosecco

Directions

Shake the first three ingredients with ice and strain into champagne glass, then top with champagne and lightly stir. Garnish with a lemon twist.

Party Shopping Tip

Purchase ingredients that can be used in a variety of dishes in bulk, in order to minimize waste and save money.

Party Cooking Tip

When planning your menu, try to stick to items that can be prepared in advance. This way you'll be able to enjoy the company of your guests on the day of your party.