A Spirited Strawberry Spin on the Kir Royale

May 16, 2014 AT 6:13 PM
What better way to celebrate strawberry season than with a berry-ripe cocktail? This gem from Brian Malarkey is essentially a strawberry spin on a French classic: the kir royale. Watch the video to see how simple it is to make, and then check out his other sumptous strawberry recipes (citrus halibut with strawberry relish and strawberry brandy barbecue ribs). From Brian Malarkey Strawberry Kir Royale Ingredients2 tablespoons strawberry liqueur 6 ounces dry Champagne, chilled 1 strawberry, freshly sliced 1 basil leaf Directions Add strawberry liqueur and champagne to a glass. Garnish with the sliced strawberry and basil leaf. Information Category Cocktails, Drinks Yield 1 cocktail print recipe