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grenadine

Type

Non-alcoholic additives, juices & mixers

Also known as

pomegranate syrup

Description

Generic for red or purple syrup sweetener & colorant made from pomegranate juice and/or artificial flavorings. Usually non-alcoholic. Brands containing real pomegranate are most desirable. Two such are Angostura, and Fee Bros. American Beauty. The word "grenadine" is French diminutive for "pomegranate."

Flavor

cherry and sweet

Availability

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

Substitute

red currant syrup, raspberry syrup

Usage examples

This ingredient appears in 538 recipes in CocktailDB.
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