2 oz. Hine Rare VSOP
1 oz. Cointreau
1 oz. lemon juice
Sugar, for the rim
Mix all the ingredients, except the sugar, in a cocktail shaker. Add ice and shake vigorously. Coat the rim of the martini glass with some lemon juice and then dip in sugar. Strain the cocktail into the martini glass.



French Summer

1.5 oz. Hine Rare VSOP
2 oz. your favorite lemon-lime soda
4 thin slices
fresh ginger
1 lime zest
1 long piece of cucumber
In a glass, place the ginger and lime zest and Hine Rare VSOP and press lightly 2-3 times. Fill the glass with ice and stir for 5 seconds. Pour the rest of the cognac and add the lemon-lime soda and cucumber for garnish. Stir well.