A splash in your sparkling wine makes an American version of Kir Royale! (A real Kir is creme de casis and white wine and and Kir Royal is creme de cassis and champagne.)
Food to make
Home made blackcurrant cordial. Making a batch from some of the 10kgs of blackcurrants we gave harvested from 2 bushes this year.
Stuff to cook
black currant liqueur crème de cassis recipe | use real butter
Food Glorious Food
Homemade blackberry gin-- perfect use for those wild blackberries behind my house...!
Drinks that Taste Nice
This no-fail blackberry vodka recipe is perfect for Christmas gifts and your cocktail cabinet but you need to start making it now!
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Blackcurrant Liqueur (Crème de cassis) @ allrecipes.co.uk
Food and drink inspiration
Recipe photo: Blackcurrant Liqueur (Crème de cassis)
This spin on summer pudding is packed with cherries, blackberries, black grapes, blueberries, blackcurrants and a splash of Cassis liqueur
Recipes to try
Bursting with berries, this sorbet makes a refreshing end to any meal; if serving to children, omit the cassis liqueur.
Bourbon Bramble 1 oz. elderflower liqueur 1 oz. bourbon 1⁄2 oz. creme de cassis A squeeze of fresh lemon juice