Chartreuse (pronounced: [ʃaʁtʁøz]) is a French liqueur mad... -
chartreuse (liqueur)

Chartreuse (pronounced: [ʃaʁtʁøz]) is a French liqueur mad...

wikipedia - 13 Sep 2016
Chartreuse (pronounced: [ʃaʁtʁøz]) is a French liqueur made by the Carthusian Monks since 1737 according to the instructions set out in a manuscript given to them by François Annibal d'Estrées in 1605. It is composed of distilled alcohol aged with 130 herbs, plants and flowers. The liqueur is named after the monks' Grande Chartreuse monastery, located in the Chartreuse Mountains in the general region of Grenoble in France. The liqueur is produced in their distillery in the nearby town of Voiron
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Feeling guilty about drinking? Well, ask the saints - 17 Nov 2017
Chartreuse is widely considered the world's best liqueur because of its extraordinary spectrum of distinct flavors and even medicinal benefits. Perfected by the Carthusian order almost 300 years ago, the recipe is known by only two monks at a time. The ...
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Forget Gin, Escubac Is Our New Favorite Partner for Tonic

Bon Appetit - 08 Nov 2017
Escubac? What is that? Well, to start, it's booze, a liqueur to be precise. No, not a liquor. Liquors are unsweetened spirits distilled from grain (think gin, vodka, whiskey, etc.). Liqueurs are sweetened grain alcohols, which means you should ...
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Where to drink in Dallas now: 5 hot new cocktails you must try

CultureMap Dallas - 13 Nov 2017
The current lineup has a drink called the Ultima Palabra, translation: "the last word." Its ingredients include pineapple-infused mezcal combined with the fabulously medicinal liqueur green Chartreuse. If those two flavors are not complex enough, they ...
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Happy Hour: Plat 99, Sangiovese, And More

Indianapolis Monthly - 17 Nov 2017
Post-pasta limoncello sippers at Iozzo's Garden of Italy (946 S. Meridian St., 317-974-1100), which makes the sweet, slightly chilled liqueur in house. Saluti! To the house-made limoncello at Iozzo's Garden of ...
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Green Chartreuse, Best Liqueur Ever?

Orange Coast Magazine (blog) - 25 May 2017
One of the most incredible experiences about deep-diving into specialty cocktail ingredients is discovering something that has stood the test of time, somehow maintaining its relevance, complexity, and deliciousness. Green Chartreuse is one of those ...
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Looking for a perfect drink? Sommeliers have all the answers

Metro Newspaper UK - 24 Oct 2017
Rémi Cousin, head sommelier at Michel Roux Jr's two Michelin-starred Le Gavroche, says herbal liqueur chartreuse VEP 'is my guilty pleasure, I can drink a bottle on my own.' Guillem Kerambrun, group head of wine for Caprice Holdings shares Rémi's love ...
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Scofflaw Now Has Chocolate Chip Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches

Eater Chicago - 31 Oct 2017
Currently, the ice cream is coconut lemongrass and is paired with Dolin Génépy des Alpes, a liqueur made from the same herb as Chartreuse, pale yellow-green in color with notes of mint and lavender. And, don't fret: the midnight chocolate chip cookies, ...
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Memphis Flyer - 13 Apr 2017
Apparently, Chartreuse — the French liqueur came first, lending its name to the fluorescent color — is making a big comeback. What's actually in the liqueur is a secret, closely guarded by Carthusian monks who have been distilling it since 1737 ...
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No Bull at Toro Kitchen + Bar

San Antonio Magazine - 31 Oct 2017
Toro offers six variations, with the chartreuse-green San Sebastián faring the most popular. Whichever version you order, just know it will thrill with aromatic richness. And get sangria. Toro's version adds a kick with peach liqueur and brandy. Like ...
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Dining news: Pop's opens, Halloween items, Publican chef fired

Windy City Times - 24 Oct 2017
—Pop's Italian Beef & Sausage will open its newest location at 157 W. North Ave. on Saturday, Oct. 28. Pop's will be giving away one of seven signature sandwich meals to the first 100 visitors; additionally, one guest will win free beef sandwiches for ...
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Calvados to Chartreuse: The ultimate booze map of France

The Local France - 14 Apr 2017
Ratafia refers to fortified wines or liqueurs or citrus-peel flavoured liquers. The ratafia from Champagne is the most famous and is of the fortified wine category. It's made with the same grapes as for champagne, but they're allowed to ripen to ...
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Monks and nuns make big business in France

WION - 26 Oct 2017
The Grande Chartreuse monastery, in Isere, has experienced even greater success marketing its alcohol. It distills a liqueur, created from a mix of 130 plants, that has a natural green colour -- the exact recipe only known by two of the abbey's monks.
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In fall, drink The Last Word with mysterious Chartreuse

Idaho Statesman - 27 Sep 2017
Chartreuse, (pronounced char-trooze) is likely a bottle you've seen before while perusing the curious and inquisitive liqueur section at the liquor store. In fact, you've seen two — yellow and green chartreuse. “What is it?” you have probably asked ...
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Chartreuse Owner Sandy Levine Comes From A Family Of Restaurateurs

The Jewish News - 30 Nov 2016
The cocktail bar offers the namesake's rare varieties of green and yellow Chartreuse liqueur like Genepi de Peres — a legendary “elixir of long life” made by monks near the Chartreuse Mountains in France since 1737 and a personal favorite of Levine's.
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Chartreuse: Legendary liqueur has a storied history

Detroit Free Press - 10 Apr 2016
We have the Carthusians to thank for Chartreuse, the 400-year-old spirit made of 130 herbs and plants for which the 2016 Free Press/Metro Detroit Chevy Dealers Restaurant of the Year is named. In 1605, a Parisian sect of the silent Order of Saint Bruno ...

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