Blueberry fizz

Serves 4

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This is a bit of a take on our house cocktail, the Hix Fix, which uses Julian Temperley's apple eau de vie mixed with Nyetimber sparkling wine from Kent.

If you can get your hands on Julian's morello cherry eau de vie then great, otherwise you could use crème de mure or cassis.

20 or so blueberries
8tbsp cassis
500ml or more of cold Nyetimber

Put the blueberries in a jar with the crème de cassis and store for a week in the fridge or other cool place. (In fact it's well worth making a good batch of this to use through the winter.)

To serve, spoon some blueberries and liquid into 4 champagne coupes or similar and top up with the chilled Nyetimber sparkling wine.