Black Velvet Cocktail to Kick-start Halloween

In The Imbibery and Distillery by Christine McKellar

The Black Velvet is a beer cocktail made from stout and white, sparkling wine, traditionally champagne. It’s a smooth and easy way to get your palate geared up for some seriously spooky imbibing come Halloween!

Black Velvet Cocktail


1 part sparkling wine or champagne, 1 part stout beer


Fill a tall champagne flute, halfway with chilled sparkling wine and float stout beer on top of the wine.

Serve Straight up; without ice