Red, White, and Sparkling

Red-colored cassis liqueur and white wine come together for an elegant sparkling beverage.


Makes 1 drink
Total time: 3 Minutes

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Recipe Time

Total: 3 Minutes


3 ounces (6 tbsp.) chilled Pinot Grigio or Pinot Gris
1 tablespoon Simple Syrup
1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
2 tablespoons Clear Creek cassis liqueur* or Chambord
About 2 tbsp. blanc de noirs sparkling wine


Pour Pinot Grigio, simple syrup, and lemon juice into a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Shake just until chilled, about 5 seconds, then pour into a chilled martini glass. Carefully pour liqueur down 1 side of the glass and let it settle at the bottom. Gently pour the sparkling wine on top and serve immediately.

*Find Portland distillery Clear Creek's products at

Bar snack: Manchego cheese and roasted piquillo or other red peppers on crackers.

August 2009
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