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Senior & Co.

Senior & Co.
Genuine Curaçao Fruit Liqueur

Category: Fruit Liqueur

Date Tasted:
Country: Antilles
Alcohol: 31%
85 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$36

Senior & Co.
Genuine Curaçao Fruit Liqueur

Category: Fruit Liqueur

Date Tasted:
Country: Antilles
Alcohol: 31%
Clear color. Aromas and flavors of lemon, green apple, unripened pear, grapefruit, generic tropical citrus, and banana with a glycerous, fruity sweet medium body and a tingling, refreshing, medium-long finish with accents of orange and lemon zest, candied citrus, and mint leaf. Add it to cocktails in place of simple syrup to jazz up your daily post-work drink.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Rich & Full
Aroma Aroma: lemon, green apple, unripened pear, grapefruit, generic tropical citrus, and banana
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with accents of orange and lemon zest, candied citrus, and mint leaf
Smoothness Smoothness: Tingling
Enjoy Enjoy: in cocktails and on the rocks
Cocktail Cocktails: Amaretto Sour, Pimm's Cup
Bottom Line Bottom Line: Add it to cocktails in place of simple syrup to jazz up your daily post-work drink.

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.