About Floral Liqueur

About Floral Liqueur
Floral liqueur includes those liqueurs made from flowers such as lavender, geranium, violets and elder flowers. They tend to be quite elegant with floral and light spice notes. The best are well balanced with subtle flavors and work well in summer cocktails.

Top Picks for Floral Liqueur

Drillaud Elderflower Liqueur
95 points
Best Buy
Pale slivery straw color. Herbal, floral aromas and flavors of potpourri, piney herbs, candied rose and lavender, and grapefruit peel with a satiny, tangy, sweet medium body and a smooth, complex, long candied kiwi and lychee and melon sorbet finish. A bold, vibrant elderflower liqueur with complex layers of flavor.
95 points $17.99 Best Buy
Bols Parfait Amour Liqueur
91 points
Best Buy
Dark violet color. Rich, floral aromas of roses, violets, honeyed citrus, and fruit punch with a soft, sweet medium-to-full body and a smooth, appealing, medium-long potpourri finish. A vibrant, well-made, and nicely balanced floral liqueur.
91 points $17.99 Best Buy
Cote Jolie Elderflower Liqueur
89 points
Bright slivery straw color. Rich, floral, fruity aromas of peony, tropical fruit punch candies, and hibiscus with a velvety, crisp, sweet light-to-medium body and a smooth, amusing, medium-length orange blossom water, violet candy, and apple cider finish. A very vibrant and fruit floral liqueur that will compliment clever cocktails in small doses.
89 points $29.99
Bertina Elderflower Liqueur
88 points
Straw color. Floral, fresh aromas and flavors of elderflower, lychee, delicate fresh herbs, and passionfruit-papaya relish with a silky, tangy, sweet light-to-medium body and a silky, stimulating, medium-length honeyed apple and melon finish. A tasty and balanced elderflower liqueur.
88 points $24.90
St. Elder Natural Elderflower Liqueur
87 points
Pale light straw color. Floral, earthy aromas and flavors of elderflower, nettles and leaves, and raisin stems with a lightly tannic, soft, moderately sweet light body and a tingling, peach tea and lychee finish.