Giffard Poire William Pear Liqueur, 70 cl

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Giffard Poire William Pear Liqueur, 70 cl

Giffard Poire William Pear Liqueur, 70 cl

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Marie Brizard’s father, Pierre, owned a small distillery and produced anisette prior to his death in 1743. While the Poire William liqueur is a standalone product, the Cognac liqueur crafted by André Petit is something quite unique that showcases the beauty of this region, and how the pear liqueur can blend so beautifully with their very own Cognac.

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From their estate in Berneuil, they have taken 50% yellow William pears (the edible fruit), alongside 50% of red William pears (used for eau-de-vie) which they leave to sit in Cognac for a few days. When I first did this one years ago I gave it the longer time but have since discovered that the four weeks is enough.As Marie Brizard’s anisette recipe was dependent on imported spices, the company began trading bottles of its anisette for spices, bringing the Marie Brizard label to such French territories as Haiti and Louisiana by the early 1760s. A pear-flavored eau de vie (colorless brandy) made with Bartlett pears, which are also referred to as Williams pears in Europe. They came about in the 1930s, and were named after a fictional couple in the Dashiell Hammett novel, “The Thin Man.

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This liqueur takes a total of 2 weeks to mature so now is the time to get started if you want to present it as a gorgeous gift at Christmas time. Now pop the jar in a cupboard for another week and shake it every day to make sure that all the sugar is completely dissolved. Today, the most cultivated variety in the world is the William pear, named after the English gardener who made it famous. This can be validated by the fact that the Petit family works with traditional methods handed down form their grandparents and harvest the grapes manually.Since 2001, Eau-de-vie de poire du Valais produced in the Canton of Valais, Switzerland has been protected as an Appellation d'origine protégée.

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The brown started as little pin pricks where I pierced the pear skin but it has now spread all over even though the pear is completely submerged.If you do this you will have to strain numerous times through muslin/coffee filter to remove the tiny fibres.

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Bring 1/2 cup of sugar and 1/2 cup of water to boil in a small saucepan, stirring until the sugar is dissolved. to make the dried orange peel simply use a potato peeler to peel strips of skin off an unwaxed (or well scrubbed and rinsed orange) making sure you just take the skin and not the bitter white pith. I am thinking food processor and cheese cloth, but I would like to squeeze the goodness out of them?Thank you TWICE Karen, once for answering my questions and second for this great recipe that I stumbled upon purely by chance. I always tweak my recipes over the years if I can improve them in any way and found that I could get the same result with this one by using a shorter time. Twirl the rim of a glass against the cut face of a lemon, and invert it onto the plate, making small circular motions until it’s well-coated. Finally, if you do try this recipe don’t forget to leave a comment/star rating below as I just love to hear from readers.

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