How to make the Sidecar cocktail? For the Sidecar recipe first fill a shaker with ice.
Add the cognac, the triple sec and the lemon juice. Shake your Sidecar mixed drink well.
Strain your Sidecar drink into a cocktail glass.
The classic Sidercar recipe is the cocktail of the day for April 11, when the man who knows everything about cars Jeremy Clarkson celebrates his birthday.