Brandy

Brandy is a distilled spirit made from fermented fruits, typically grapes. It has a rich, amber color and a smooth, complex flavor profile with notes of fruit, spice, and oak. Brandy is commonly used in a variety of cocktails and ... more Brandy is a distilled spirit made from fermented fruits, typically grapes. It has a rich, amber color and a smooth, complex flavor profile with notes of fruit, spice, and oak. Brandy is commonly used in a variety of cocktails and is a staple in mixology due to its versatility and ability to add depth and complexity to drinks. It is often served neat or on the rocks, but can also be used as a base spirit in classic cocktails such as the Old Fashioned, Sidecar, and Brandy Alexander. Its bold yet nuanced flavor makes it a favorite among mixologists for both classic and innovative drink creations.
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Spirit > Brandy
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France, Spain, United States
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17th century
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40%