Liqueur - Spices-Essences
Benoit Serres Liqueur à la Violette
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Benoit Serres was founded in 1986 but traces its heritage five generations back to Antoine Serres. They specialize in lines of liqueurs infused with fruit and herbs.
Benoit Serres Liqueur a la Violette is made from a base of armagnac brandy infused with a by maceration (that is, a good soaking) with violet flower essence among other herbs and spices. It presents a deep purple and designed for a number of classic cocktails (for example, the Aviation cocktail).