Price Range of 750ml bottle, ex-tax in USD
Average: $35 From: $17 To: $37
Fruit Liqueurs are a sub-category of the wider liqueur family of drinks. The term fruit is used in a broad sense here, as it may apply to a number of artificially produced flavors as well as the botanical definition, as a plant structure containing seeds.
The production process of fruit-flavored liqueurs can be relatively simple. Blending is the most common and most economic production method; flavoring, coloring, sugar plus any additional ingredients, such as preservatives and stabilizers, are blended with a neutral spirit to achieve a basic fruit-flavored liqueur.
Fruit liqueurs may be made from just about any fruit imaginable, and many people will concoct their own fruit liqueurs at home. Each type of fruit requires slightly different methods of extraction to obtain its particular essence.... more
Burgundy (Bourgogne in French) is an historic and highly respected wine region in eastern France. Burgundy wines have long had devout followers throughout the world and continue to do so today. Although Bordeaux produces about four times as much wine every year, Burgundy’s estimated 74,000 acres (30,000ha) of vineyards are considered to be of equal importance, producing some of the most exclusive wines on Earth.
Burgundy wines come from several distinct sub-regions, each with its own particular character. Four of these are located at the heart of Burgundy, in a narrow strip running for 75 miles (120km) between the towns of Dijon and Macon. From north to south they are the Cote d'Or (comprising the Cote de Nuits and ... more
France is arguably the world's most important wine-producing country. For centuries, it has produced wine in greater quantity – and of reportedly greater quality – than any other nation. Wine is ingrained in French culture at almost every level of society; it is the drink of both the elite and the common people, and a key symbol in Roman Catholicism, France's majority religion.... more
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