Cassis is another name for creme de cassis, or blackcurrant liqueur. Cassis the liqueur should not be confused with Cassis the white wine growing region in southern France. In a perfect world, a Kir would be a cold glass of Cassis the wine with the addition of cassis liqueur.

Some popular cocktails containing Cassis

  • Tristam Shandy — Porter beer, Scotch, Bonal Gentiane Quina, Cassis
  • Laetare Fizz — Amaro Montenegro, Gin, Aromatized wine, Cassis, Peychaud's Bitters, Blood Orange Juice, Egg white, Passion fruit puree, Heavy cream, Lemon juice
  • Kroni Berry Flip — Rum, Cassis, Bitters, Whole egg, Lime juice
  • Spiritland — Gin, Mezcal, Herbal liqueur, Cassis, Bianco Vermouth, Rose water
  • Christmas Concoction — Gin, Crème de Violette, Cassis, Aztec Chocolate bitters, Lime juice
  • Emotional Tailspin — Bourbon, Amaro, Cassis, Lemon juice, Lemon peel
  • Raspberry Whiskey Smasheroo — Bourbon, Cassis, Orange bitters, Raspberry, Agave syrup, Lemon
  • Port Authority — Cognac VSOP, Tawny port, Cassis, Bitters, Blackberry, Lemon juice
  • Shade in Summer — Gin, Elderflower liqueur, Cassis, Bitters, Lemon juice
  • Death's Door Cocktail — Gin, Aromatized wine, Averna, Cassis