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Carolans

Carolans
Salted Caramel Cream Liqueur

Category: Cream Liqueur

Date Tasted:
Country: Ireland
Alcohol: 17%
86 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$14
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Carolans
Salted Caramel Cream Liqueur

Category: Cream Liqueur

Date Tasted:
Country: Ireland
Alcohol: 17%
Golden green color. Aromas and flavors of sugar cookie dough, artificial strawberry rhubarb, vanilla almond milk, hazelnut, and crispy cream doughnut under a heat lamp with a creamy, sweet full body and a medium finish with notes of hazelnut and mocha, golden toasted marshmallow skin, coconut, and almond milk. This Liqueur is nutty and rich with notes of coconut and coffee cake.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Crisp & Lively
Aroma Aroma: sugar cookie dough, artificial strawberry rhubarb, vanilla almond milk, hazelnut, and crispy cream doughnut under a heat lamp
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with notes of hazelnut and mocha, golden toasted marshmallow skin, coconut, and almond milk
Smoothness Smoothness: Normal
Enjoy Enjoy: in cocktails and neat
Cocktail Cocktails: Amaretto Sour, Pimm's Cup
Bottom Line Bottom Line: This Liqueur is nutty and rich with notes of coconut and coffee cake.

The Producer or Importer

Heaven Hill Brands

The Producer or  Importer
4500 Bowling Boulevard
Ste 300
Louisville, KY 40207
USA
1 502-348-3921

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Cream Liqueur

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Serve in a Rocks Glass
Cream Liqueur, quite simply is a liqueur that has dairy cream added to a liquor. The most famous examples come from Ireland; they have a base of Irish whiskey; there are also version from Scotland, Canada, the US and several other countries.

Most of these cream liqueurs are in the 14% to 17% alcoholic range and are medium-sweet with flavors such as nougat, praline and chocolate. Most are served over the rocks. The category took off in the 1970s and although not as wildly popular today, it has remained strong.