Kumquat Champagne Cocktail Recipe
This is a great cocktail for the festive period, and an ideal choice for New Years Eve in particular.
Thinly sliced kumquats
plus more for garnish
Bottle of chilled champagne
or other bubbly
In a small bowl muddle the first three ingredients together with the back of a spoon.
Let sit for 10 minutes.
Strain liquid through a fine mesh strainer.
Pour two tablespoons of kumquat liqueur into champagne flutes and top with champagne.
Garnish with sliced kumquats.
The kumquat represents prosperity in the Chinese tradition, and supposedly anyone who eats kumquat during the new year will be insured good fortune, prosperity and happiness.
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