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Kir Royale: The Perfect Holiday Sip

For a slightly more casual evening, feel free to serve in tall, stemless glasses.

November 25th, 2015

Kir Royal is a French cocktail that consists of crème de cassis topped with champagne and typically served in a flute glass.
  • 3 ounces (6 tablespoons) crème de cassis
  • 1 bottle Champagne or other sparkling white wine
  • 6 strips tangerine or orange zest, for garnish
  1. Just before serving, pour 1 tablespoon crème de cassis into each glass. Fill with Champagne, and garnish with zest.

Kir Royale: The Perfect Holiday Sip