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Type

Non-alcoholic additives, juices & mixers

Description

Generic syrup of almonds, orange flower water and sometimes barley water often used in tropical and other cocktails. Now always nonalcoholic, it was once made with a small quantity of brandy. Clear to milky golden in color. Many brands are produced. Notable is the French Garnier orgeat.

Flavor

almond, citrus and marzipan

Availability

Generally available. Produced and sold in France and United States. Known to be distributed in parts of Europe.

Substitute

other almond syrup

Usage examples

This ingredient appears in 56 recipes in CocktailDB.
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