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Drillaud

Drillaud
Crème De Framboise Liqueur

Category: Fruit Liqueur

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 15%
93 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional
$19
Best Buy

Drillaud
Crème De Framboise Liqueur

Category: Fruit Liqueur

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 15%
Ruby color. Aromas and flavors of raspberry, blackberry and pomegranate, and cherry cream with a syrupy, lively, off-dry medium-to-full body and a refreshing, medium-length finish evoking notes of baked raspberries and candied raspberry and strawberry. Would adore this in a Clover Club or other cocktail modifications but this is so tasty that you can sip it after dinner on its own or use it to top a dessert.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Crisp & Lively
Aroma Aroma: raspberry, blackberry and pomegranate, and cherry cream
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with notes of baked raspberries and candied raspberry and strawberry
Smoothness Smoothness: Normal
Enjoy Enjoy: in cocktails
Cocktail Cocktails: Amaretto Sour, Pimm's Cup
Bottom Line Bottom Line: Would adore this in a Clover Club or other cocktail modifications but this is so tasty that you can sip it after dinner on its own or use it to top a dessert.

The Importer

Preiss Imports, LLC

The Importer
432 Maple Street, Suite 4
Ramona, CA 92065
USA
1 760-789-9000

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Fruit Liqueur

Spirits Glass Copita Ruby.jpg
Serve in a Copita
Fruit liqueurs are produced by two main methods, either purely with fruit juices or sometimes with fruit that has been steeped in alcohol. Numerous fruits are used in the production of fruit liqueurs, such as cherry, strawberry, raspberry, cassis and blackberry. Alcoholic content ranges from 15% to 30%.

These types of fruit liqueurs are produced throughout Europe, from France and Italy to Germany and Denmark. There are also some produced from the Caribbean, namely coconut liqueur.

While many of these fruit liqueurs are medium-sweet or even sweeter, there are some that are quite dry with a light bitterness. Most are meant for consumption on their own, sometimes before a meal, sometimes after.

This is an extremely popular category the world round, as many fruit liqueurs serve as the base of numerous cocktails.