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aperitif bitters




Generic for bitter-sweet spirit or wine based beverage bitters. Consumed straight or in mixed drinks in larger proportions than aromatic bitters or fruit bitters. Examples are Amer Picon, Fernet Branca, Unicum, and Campari.


Generally available. Distributed world-wide. Available for on-line ordering in some markets.

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