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Food glossary

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Amaretto

A deep brown coloured Italian liqueur made from almonds, which give it its main flavour, and apricot kernels which are steeped in brandy and then sweetened. It has a similar flavour to marzipan. DiSarrono Amaretto is sold in Waitrose and is delicious served over crushed ice.

Uses:
Delicious served with after dinner coffee or add to trifles, use to flavour whipped cream or drizzle over soft fruits.