Kir Royale

kir royale Beverage French
Kir Royale
  • Prep 5 min
  • Total 5 min
  • Servings 4

This classic French cocktail, traditionally drunk as an apéritif before a meal or snack, is a sweet and sophisticated start to any special occasion. MORE+ LESS-

Inspired Taste
Updated December 30, 2011


bottle dry sparkling wine, chilled
teaspoons crème de cassis


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    In each of 4 flute (champagne) or martini glasses, pour 1 1/2 teaspoons crème de cassis.
  • 2
    Fill each glass with sparkling wine. Serve.

Expert Tips

  • For a sweeter drink, add an additional 1/2 teaspoon of crème de cassis, or to make the drink slightly less sweet, only add 1 teaspoon to each glass.
  • Garnish each glass with fresh raspberries, orange peel or fresh blackberries to make the drink extra special.

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