Shaken not Stirred: The Oscar Winner

The Oscar Winner

Photo accredited to Fairmont Hotels & Resorts –

This year Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, Abu Dhabi is suited, booted and strolling down the red carpet. Don’t miss your chance to mingle with the stars and order yourself ‘The Oscar Winner’. It is finally your chance to award yourself for putting in an amazing performance by booking a room at Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, so accept the standing ovation with pride – just make sure your speech doesn’t drag on!


  • 60 ml Hennessy VS Cognac
  • 7.5 ml Luxardo Cherry liqueur
  • 15 ml fresh lemon juice
  • 15 ml simple syrup
  • dash orange bitters
  • 30 ml Moet & Chandon Champagne
  • Garnish – orange disk zest


  • Measure in the cognac, liqueur, lemon and simple syrup into a pint glass.
  • Add dash of bitters.
  • Fill with ice.
  • Cap and shake vigorously.
  • Strain drink into a martini glass.
  • Top with champagne.
  • Garnish with a slice of orange, slip in to your evening wear and enjoy!

Contributor: Guy Hough

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is a client of Magellan PR.  For more information, please visit, follow them on twitter @FairmontHotels, on Facebook/Fairmont Hotels and on Pinterest under FairmontHotels.  Their community website is  Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, Abu Dhabi is on twitter: @FairmontBAB and on Facebook/FairmontBabAlBahr.

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