Orchid Lychee Liqueur
Source: China, Thailand
Fruit characteristic: Small pearl shaped fruit with rosy red skin and an inner white, semi – translucent flesh.
Taste profile: Pale green, similar in color to grapefruit juice while semi-milky coating the glass when swirled. The nose is fresh with ripe tropical fruit notes with accents of lime. The palate is rich and silky with intense ripe flavors of lychee, apricot, and peach with accents of citrus. Ideal for a variation of the classic Bellini.
Alcohol: 16% vol
Orchid is making its mark among an impressive crowd, including master mixologists and members of the United States Bartending Guild. The mixologists are the ones who have truly taken the possibilities of Orchid to another level. This group is continually discovering more interesting and diverse ways to mix Orchid behind the bar.
Think of Orchid mixed with fresh squeezed lemon or lime juice, blended with egg whites, or garnished with fresh basil or rosemary. The creative possibilities are endless. Professional and home bartenders now have the finest fruit from around the world at their fingertips.
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