Liqueur is a spirit characterized by is low proof, flavored with various fruits, herbs, spices, flowers, nuts or cream it is often served as an aperitif (pre meal appetizer). Liqueurs are typically heavily sweetened and un-aged, and were historically used as herbal medicines.
Liqueurs can be traced back to Italy as early as the 13th century, where they were often prepared by monks. Today the spirit is produced worldwide,
Commonly referred to in the United States and Canada as cordials or schnapps. Drink it neat, in or as add a boost to your favorite cocktails. Liqueurs are just plain fun. Explore the many liqueurs of the world below!