List of liqueurs

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A selection of liqueurs

Liqueurs are alcoholic beverages that are bottled with added sugar and have added flavours that are usually derived from fruits, herbs, or nuts. Liqueurs are distinct from eaux-de-vie, fruit brandy, and flavored liquors, which contain no added sugar. Most liqueurs range between 15% and 55% alcohol by volume.

Berry liqueurs[edit]

Chocolate liqueurs[edit]

Coffee liqueurs[edit]

A coffee liqueur is a caffeinated alcoholic drink that consists of coffee and a shot of liqueur.

Bottles of Sombai Anise & Coffee rice liqueur
Midnight Espresso coffee liqueur

Cream liqueurs[edit]

A bottle and glass of Carolans

Crème liqueurs[edit]

A bottle and glass of Crème de cassis

Flower liqueurs[edit]

A bottle of Crème de Violette

Fruit liqueurs[edit]

A bottle of homemade limoncello
Note: Kirsch and Slivovitz are fruit brandies rather than liqueurs.

Herbal liqueurs[edit]

Note: the exact recipes of many herbal liqueurs (which may contain 50 or more different herbs) are often closely guarded trade secrets. The primary herbal ingredients are listed where known.

Anise-flavored liqueurs[edit]

A bottle of Licor Aniz Escarchado
A bottle of ouzo
Bottles of Sombai Anise & Coffee rice liqueur
Note: Absinthe, Arak, Rakı, Ouzo and similar anise-flavored beverages contain no sugar and thus are flavored liquors rather than liqueurs.

See also Category:Anise liqueurs and spirits

Other herbal liqueurs[edit]

"Altvater" by Gessler, originally from Austrian Silesia
Demänovka (33 %) - produced in Slovakia

Honey liqueurs[edit]

Nut-flavored liqueurs[edit]

  • Amaretto (almonds, or the almond-like kernels from apricots, peaches, cherries, or similar stone fruits)
  • Disaronno (apricot kernel oil)
  • Frangelico (hazelnuts and herbs)
  • Kahana Royale - a macadamia nut liqueur produced in Hawaii
  • Nocello (walnut and hazelnut)[9]
  • Nocino (unripe green walnuts)
  • Orahovac – a walnut liqueur[10] prepared using unripe green walnuts
  • Peanut liqueur
  • Peanut Lolita (peanut)
  • Pochteca Almond Liqueur
  • Ratafia (brandy flavored with almonds, fruit, or fruit kernels; also a flavored biscuit)
  • Rivulet – a pecan liqueur produced in Kentucky, United StatesStates[11]

Whisky liqueurs[edit]

Other liqueurs[edit]

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

References[edit]

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