Feb 14, 2010 Kir Royale Unlike a kir, which is made with white wine, a kir royale is topped with sparkling wine. Beverages Dessert Fruit Wine Chocolate Easy Recipes 3 Reviews 5.0 5 Save Recipe Print Email Enlarge Credit: Todd Coleman MAKES ONE COCKTAILINGREDIENTS 6 oz. champagne or sparkling wine ½ oz. crème de cassis Blackberries, for garnishINSTRUCTIONS Combine and serve in a champagne flute. Save Recipe Print Email More from Saveur.com Pear and Apple Cocktails Creamy Milkshakes Summer Berries Watermelon Recipes Gluten-Free Recipes For Thanksgiving Related Links Recipes French Monaco Articles Simple Steps for Spicing Up Sparkling Wine Kir Ratings & Reviews (3) by crybabydarling on 2010-02-22 This is so refreshing and delish that it is a staple of mine. by SAVEURDAYS on 2012-01-09 The jewel tone and the prosecco, which is what I like to use, makes this cocktail irresistible. I tried a variation of this cocktail called violette royale made with creme de violette instead of creme de cassis this weekend. http://saveurdays.com/2012/01/09/upstairs-for-first-date-night-of-2012/ Stick to the cassis version. 5by rnelson on 2012-10-28 Used freixenet, and blueberries, big hit! Your Comments Please log in to leave a comment. Not a member yet? Sign up here. User Name * Password * Forgot your user name or password?