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Kir Royale

Total time 5 mins
Yield 6 servings (serving size: 1 cocktail)
This classic drink recipe is perfect for celebrating. Consider it a festive upgrade to simple Champagne at your next summer gathering or New Year's Eve party.

Ingredients

  • 6 ounces crème de cassis (black currant-flavored liqueur)
  • 25.4 ounces (1 bottle) chilled sparkling wine
  • 6 long strips lemon peel, for garnish

Nutrition Information

  • calories 165
  • fat 0.0 g
  • satfat 0.0 g
  • monofat 0.0 g
  • polyfat 0.0 g
  • protein 0.0 g
  • carbohydrate 13 g
  • fiber 0.0 g
  • cholesterol 0.0 mg
  • iron 0.0 mg
  • sodium 0.0 mg
  • calcium 0.0 mg

How to Make It

  1. Fill 6 flutes with an ounce of the crème de cassis.

  2. Pour the sparkling wine into each glass to 1/4 inch from the top.

  3. Garnish with lemon strips.