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Van Der Haute

Van Der Haute
Traditional Egg Nog Liqueur

Category: Cream Liqueur

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 14.75%
92 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional
$9.99
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Van Der Haute
Traditional Egg Nog Liqueur

Category: Cream Liqueur

Date Tasted:
Country: USA
Alcohol: 14.75%
Straw yellow color. Aromas of white chocolate and heavy cream with a creamy, soft, sweet fat body and a smooth, amusing, medium-length vanilla malt milkshake, egg custard, spumoni gelato, and banana pudding finish. A creamy treat to serve ice cold or with a shot of espresso.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Mild
Aroma Aroma: white chocolate and heavy cream
Taste Flavor: vanilla malt milkshake, egg custard, spumoni gelato, and banana pudding
Smoothness Smoothness: Smooth
Enjoy Enjoy: on the rocks, in cocktails and neat
Cocktail Cocktails: Amaretto Sour, Pimm's Cup
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A creamy treat to serve ice cold or with a shot of espresso.

The Producer or Importer

LeVecke Corp.

The Producer or  Importer
10810 Inland Ave.
Mira Loma, CA 91752
USA
1 951-681-8600

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Cream Liqueur

Spirits Glass Cream.jpg
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.