RECIPE: The Coco Chanel Cocktail

The Coco Chanel Cocktail (courtesy photo)

Raise a glass to hopeless romantics everywhere with a pretty pink drink!  Sip in style with The Rail’s signature drink “The Coco Chanel”, a delightfully delicate retro-style drink that never goes out of style, like Ms. Chanel herself.

A longstanding icon of San Diego nightlife, The Rail promises modern versions of artisanal cocktails to complement their rich post-Prohibition Era décor and inviting atmosphere. A hit destination for cocktail connoisseurs searching for a speakeasy-like ambiance and one-of-a-kind cocktail creations, The Rail’s “Coco Chanel” is the perfect addition to toast to in the name of love.

The Coco Chanel

Recipe courtesy of The Rail


  • 1/4 oz Lime Juice
  • 1/2 oz St. Germaine
  • 1-1/2 oz Grey Goose Vodka
  • 3 oz Soda Water
  • 1/2 oz Cranberry Juice
  • 3 Dashes Lavender Water
  • Lime peel
  • Maraschino cherry


In a shaker add lime juice, St. Germaine, and Grey Goose. Fill shaker with ice, shake vigorously for 5 seconds and strain into glass. Fill the glass with ice and soda water. Top with cranberry juice. Add lavender water and garnish with lime and maraschino cherry.