Food glossary

Enjoying a drink


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.

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