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Kir Royale - Champagne + Chambord

Kir Royale: Champagne + Chambord


Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Kir Royale is an iconic french cocktail - basically champagne with a splash of a black currant liquor, crème de cassis. (A Kir is made with white wine instead of Champagne. But what's the point? Bubble or bust, if you ask me.) It's a bit hard to find crème de cassis but I think most people ...

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Frozen Sugared Cranberries

Frozen Sugared Cranberries


Tuesday, January 12, 2016

These little sugared cranberries are pretty versatile eye candy. I usually use frozen sugared cranberries as a cocktail or champagne glass garnish - put a few on a skewer and pop them in your drink. Voila -  pop of color! It adds a bit of sweetness and it helps keep your drink a little bit cold without having ...

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French 75

A Simple French 75


Saturday, December 12, 2015

You wouldn't be wrong if you said a French 75 was like a fancy Gin & Tonic. Because, well, bubbles. A French 75 is best served COLD, so it helps if you have chilled champagne and a chilled glass ready to go. Ready to try one? French 75 1 oz. gin a big pinch of cotton candy 5 oz. chilled Champagne or ...

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