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Helbing

Helbing
Kuemmel Herb Liqueur

Category: Herb/Spice Liqueur

Date Tasted:
Country: Germany
Alcohol: 35%
88 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$23.99

Helbing
Kuemmel Herb Liqueur

Category: Herb/Spice Liqueur

Date Tasted:
Country: Germany
Alcohol: 35%
Bright clear silver color. Bright, inviting aromas of pumpernickel rye, sauerkraut, and dill with a glycerous, crisp, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a smooth, amusing, medium-length honeyed toast, fig, nut oil, and delicate spices finish. A fun, sweet and savory herb liqueur with lots of culinary applications.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Mild, herbal & spicy
Aroma Aroma: pumpernickel rye, sauerkraut, and dill
Taste Flavor: honeyed toast, fig, nut oil, and delicate spices
Smoothness Smoothness: Smooth
Enjoy Enjoy: neat, on the rocks and in cocktails
Cocktail Cocktails: Maple Old Fashioned, Pimm's Cup, Espresso Martini
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A fun, sweet and savory herb liqueur with lots of culinary applications.

The Producer or Importer

Niche Import Co.

The Producer or  Importer
45 Horsehill Road, Suite 106A
Cedar Knolls, NJ 07927
USA
1 973-993-8450

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Herb-Spice Liqueur

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Serve in a Copita
Herb/spice liqueurs are alcoholic beverages that contain added flavor from the addition of spices, herbs, barks or roots. There are many famous herbal liqueurs in Europe, some of them produced by monks or other religious orders; some of these contain more than 100 herbs as part of the recipes!

These liqueurs are most often served neat, although some are mixed with water and/or ice. Most have an alcoholic range between 35%-55%.