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Learn About Ginger Liqueur

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The King's Ginger Liqueur

The King's Ginger Liqueur

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Domaine de Canton Ginger Liqueur

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Definition: Ginger liqueur can be made with a variety of ginger and often use brandy for the base, though rum and neutral spirits are also used. Herbs and other flavorings can also be added to ginger liqueurs to give the brand a unique signature flavor. The taste of these liqueurs vary greatly, though most can be noted for having that snappy, semi-sweet ginger spice that the root is known for, which is fantastic when mixing cocktails.

Drinks with Ginger Liqueur:

Also Known As: Ginger Brandy

Examples:

There are also a few vodka brands that are creating ginger-flavored vodka. SKYY Vodka Ginger is one of those and it is a ginger lover's dream.

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