Tested till perfect Gin Kir Cocktail

Gin Kir Cocktail

Heather Howe's colourful, classic cocktail, with its touch of sparkle, is perfect for toasting. Choose a light-flavoured gin to enhance the black currant flavour. Enjoy it with Gorgonzola and Black Mission Fig Cups.

By The Canadian Living Test Kitchen

Source: Canadian Living Magazine: December 2005

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  • Portion size 1


  • 1 oz 1ozgin
  • 1/2 oz 1/2ozcreme de cassis
  • 4 oz 4ozsoda water
  • twist of lemonlemons
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Fill wineglass with ice cubes. Add gin and cr? de cassis; top with soda water, stirring until just combined. Garnish with lemon twist.

Additional information :

Black Currant Cocktail: Omit gin and cr? de cassis. Add 1 oz (25 mL) concentrated black currant nectar (such as Ribena).

Nutritional Information Per serving without garnish: about

cal 102 pro 0g total fat 0g sat. fat 0g
carb 5g fibre 0g chol 0mg sodium 25mg

% RDI:

calcium 1
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