How to Make a Kir

How to Make a Kir


Prep Time: 2 minutes
Total Time: 2 minutes

Named for Félix Kir, mayor of Dijon, France, this cocktail is traditionally made with Aligoté wine, a white Burgundy grape. Add champagne and you have the Kir Royale!


  • 4½ ounces Aligoté (or other dry white wine)
  • ¾ ounce Crème de Cassis


  1. Add the wine to a wine glass or champagne flute
  2. Add the cassis
  3. Stir gently

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