Colour Canada's Birthday Red-And-White
Contributed by: News Canada
Serve up your own touch of patriotism on the Canada Day long weekend by offering your guests a few red-and-white taste treats of your own.
Red & White Champagne Cocktail
- In a sugar rimmed Champagne flute, mix:
- 2 oz Remy Red liqueur (57mL)
- 3 oz Champagne or sparkling wine (85mL)
Canada Day Cocktail
In a sugar rimmed tumbler or flute, mix:
- 2 oz Remy Red liqueur (57 mL)
- 3 oz. tonic water (85 mL)
Sugar Rimming the Glass
Using two shallow dishes, pour a small amount of Remy Red into one, and a generous amount of raw white sugar into the other. Be sure the sugar is spread out flat. Invert a glass, touch the rim to the liqueur then dip it in the white sugar. If you prefer a red rim, look in the baking section of your supermarket for decorator sugar used on party cakes and cookies.
Strawberry Heaven Dessert
- 1 litre strawberries 3oz Remy Red liqueur (84mL)
- Brown Sugar, Sour Cream
Pour liqueur over strawberries and refrigerate one hour. Serve topped with a dollup of sour cream and sprinkled with brown sugar.
Remy Red & Vanilla
- 2 scoops of vanilla ice cream
- 1 oz Remy Red (28mL)
Pour liqueur over ice cream and serve.
Throughout July, Remy Red can be sampled at select LCBO locations. Serving suggestions for this vibrantly coloured, red berry liqueur will also be available.