Skip navigation.

crème de menthe

Type

Liqueurs, herbal or spice-flavored

Also known as

menthe, creme de mint

Description

Generic for liqueur with spearmint or peppermint flavoring in a neutral spirit base. Virtually all liqueur companies produce a crème de menthe. Available in white (clear) & green-colored versions.

Flavor

mint

Availability

Generally available.

Substitute

peppermint schnapps (imperfect substitute)

Usage examples

This ingredient appears in 206 recipes in CocktailDB.
pictureCoffee Hopper
pictureGreen Jade Cocktail
pictureC'est Vert, Mais Juste (green But Right)
pictureBarry Cocktail
pictureZero Mint
picturePort Light Hiball

Museum of the American Cocktail
Tales of the Cocktail 2006
Home  •  Did we make a mistake? Leave something out? Talk to us!  •  Link to CocktailDB

Copyright © 2004 CocktailDB.com - All photography on this site is under copyright control. Licensing information