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Wines used in mixed drinks

Also known as

red Dubonnet


Proprietary French quinquina in sweet (red) and less-sweet (blonde) varieties. Unquestionably, the most famous quinquina made. Called for in a variety of cocktails, one of them named for it: the Dubonnet Cocktail (which, for a time, Dubonnet also produced in a bottled form. Notable in the Blackthorn Cocktail.


Generally available. Produced and sold in France.


the matching style of Lillet or other quinquina

Usage examples

This ingredient appears in 121 recipes in CocktailDB.
pictureBiltong Cocktail
pictureDolores Cocktail #2
pictureDubonnet Cocktail Variation
pictureMangann Cocktail
pictureRoyal Lytham

Museum of the American Cocktail
Tales of the Cocktail 2006
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