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Canton Ginger

Type

Liqueurs, herbal or spice-flavored

Description

Proprietary highly-rated brandy-based ginger-flavored liqueur made in the Guangdong Province of China. Purportedly based on a centuries old Cantonese recipe, besides ginger it contains ginseng, other herbs, and is swwetened with honey. A product of Charles Jacquin et Cie of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Flavor

ginger

Availability

Limited availability. Produced and sold in China. Export and/or distribution unreliable.

Substitute

other ginger-flavored brandy liqueur, other ginger liqueur

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