Christmas cocktail recipe: Festive fizz

Five o'clocktail: Make your holidays a little more cheery with this delicious drink from sommelier Natalie MacLean

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Renowned wine writer and sommelier Natalie MacLean created this fruity take on a kir royale to fill you — and your guests — with cheer!


1 tsp Cointreau or orange liqueur
1 tsp strawberry liqueur like Fragoli
5 oz champagne or sparkling wine


Pour Cointreau into a champagne flute, followed by strawberry liqueur. Top up with champagne. Garnish with a fresh strawberry.

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