Aquavit the Scandinavian spirit

Scandinavian spirit flavoured predominantly with caraway and other herbs and spicesAquavit is produced mainly in Scandinavia with a similar method of production as any other grain spirit. Aquavit is distilled from fermented grain(rye or wheat) or potatoes and flavoured with herbs and spices with the predominant flavour of Caraway.

Aquavit is very distinct spirit the same as gin can be made with wide the variety of botanicals, distilled in a column or pot still and sometimes matured in oak cask. In Scandinavia Aquavit is traditionally served chilled as a digestif but we can use it also as a base spirit or in case we wanna add an extra level of flavour to a cocktail. 

 

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