St. Germain (liqueur)

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St. Germain Elderflower liqueur

St. Germain is a French liqueur flavored with elderflowers.[1]

Press and awards[edit]

Praised by The New York Times as having "almost single-handedly invigorated the moribund liqueur category",[2] the spirit won the Grand Gold Medal at the Monde Selection in 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010 and the "Chairman's Award" in the Liqueur category at the Ultimate Spirits Challenge 2010.[3]

History[edit]

St. Germain was launched in 2007 formerly as part of Charles Jacquin et Cie and later formally as part of Coopers Spirit Co. by Robert J. Cooper. In 2013, St-Germain was acquired by Bacardi Ltd. from Cooper Spirits Co.

References[edit]

  1. ^ cocktails.about.com
  2. ^ Simonson, Robert (December 29, 2009). "A Decade of Invention, and Reinvention". The New York Times. Retrieved March 11, 2014. 
  3. ^ 2010 Ultimate Spirits Challenge Results, Retrieved March 11, 2014.

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