Shelby’s Kir Kisses Cocktail Recipe

Enjoy the fluffy and fruity drink at home
shelby kir kisses cocktail
Shelby’s Kir Kisses cocktail

Shelby’s low-ABV Kir Kisses cocktail is fluffy and fruity, with a touch of effervescence from a splash of cava. Try making it for yourself at home using the recipe from the Detroit bar. 

How to Make Shelby’s Kir Kisses Cocktail


1 oz. Cocchi Rosa

1/2 oz. creme de cassis

1/2 oz. lemon juice

1/4 oz. simple syrup

Dash of Angostura Orange Bitters

1 egg white


Luxardo cherry for garnish


Add ingredients except cava into a shaker. Shake, then add ice and shake again. Double strain into a stemless flute. Let sit for a few seconds to settle, then top with the cava of your choice. Garnish with a Luxardo cherry and enjoy!

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This story is part of the March 2022 issue of Hour Detroit. Read more in our digital edition