Liqueur Type: Herb/Spice
Liqueur Type: Almond Liqueur
Flavours: Pale yellow color. Intensely aromatic nose of spiced almonds, hints of citrus fruit. Rich syrup like full body, lacking in acidity which is why the Portuguese usually add a squeeze of lemon, dessert like sweetness with a slightly bitter finish.
Alcohol content: 20%
Hot tip: This liqueur is typically served as a digestive or right before bed and it is known by the Portuguese to have some positive medicinal properties.
Great served with espresso, almond biscotti, fresh fruit or any number of imaginative ways in cocktails.
Simplest concoction would be to drink it ice cold with a few drops of lemon juice!
Licor Beirão is made from a double distillation of seeds and herbs from all over the world, including Malaysia, Brazil, and Thailand.
This delicious and well known liqueur in Portugal is produced in the Mountain range of the Lousã.