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Brennivin Aquavit 1.0L
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$40.50$35.99
 
" After 80 years The Original Icelandic Spirit is finally available in the U.S. and has joined the Skurnik Spirits portfolio! The beginnings of Brennivín date back to 1935 when prohibition was partially lifted in Iceland.
What is Aquavit? Simply put, aquavit is a dry, caraway/dill/anise infused vodka. Brennivin ONLY uses caraway. Aquavit translates into “Water of Life”, same as eau de vie and whiskey. Iceland is famous for their soft, alkaline ... read more
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Item ID: #18914
Shelf at store:18a
Size: 1L (liquor)

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" After 80 years The Original Icelandic Spirit is finally available in the U.S. and has joined the Skurnik Spirits portfolio! The beginnings of Brennivín date back to 1935 when prohibition was partially lifted in Iceland.
What is Aquavit? Simply put, aquavit is a dry, caraway/dill/anise infused vodka. Brennivin ONLY uses caraway. Aquavit translates into “Water of Life”, same as eau de vie and whiskey. Iceland is famous for their soft, alkaline glacial water, leading to a silky texture and slightly sweet palate.

What is Brennivin? Brennivin literally translates into, “Burnt Wine”, same as brandy. Brennivín’s unique caraway flavor, its scarcity outside of Iceland, and its nickname Svartidauði, which translates to “Black Death”, has built a devoted cult following. It is frequently smuggled in the luggage of returning travelers.
Brennivín Aquavit is also easily used in cocktails. Brennivin has a savory aroma/flavor. Also think of caraway as a culinary ingredient, which will lead you to the many flavors which it works well with. Herbs, tomato, smoke, apples, pears, red berries, vanilla, etc… Its application is vast an flavor easily recognizable. " ~ Distillery notes

Brennivin

BrennivinThe beginnings of Brennivin date back to 1935 when prohibition was partially lifted in Iceland. Brennivin literally translates into "Burnt Wine," same as the Dutch "gebrande wijn" or BRANDYwine. Brennivin's unique caraway flavor is scarcely found outside of Iceland, and its nickname Svartidauði, which translates to "Black Death," has built a devoted cult following. It is frequently smuggled in the luggage of returning travelers. Brennivin Aquavit is also easily used in cocktails, with its savory aroma/flavor. Also think of caraway as a culinary ingredient, which will lead you to the many flavors which it works well with; Herbs, tomato, smoke, apples, pears, red berries, vanilla, etc... Its application is vast and flavor easily recognizable.

Brennivin has a savory caraway aroma/flavor, combined with silky texture and natural sweetness. The spirit is distilled from potato and employs glacial alkaline water to proof down.

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