MONIN AMARETTO SYRUP 250ml

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Style: Amaretto Syrup

Size: 250ml


MONIN Amaretto syrup is based on the classic Italian sweet, almond-flavoured liqueur. Characterised by the distinctive flavour of the 'mandoria-amara' or bitter almond, the name Amaretto means 'a little bitter' in Italian.

Its origins are said to go back as far as the Italian Renaissance. Legend has it that in 1525 the artist Bernardino Luini, a pupil of Leonardo Da Vinci, was commissioned to paint a fresco of the Madonna of the Miracles in Saronno. He chose a beautiful local innkeeper to inspire his portrayal of the Madonna. As a gift to show her gratitude and affection, she steeped apricot kernels in brandy and presented the resulting amber liquid to Luini.

Today, Amaretto is usually made using apricot pits and may also contain almonds, other spices and flavourings.

MONIN Amaretto delivers the bittersweet taste of this popular liqueur and can be used to create a luxurious Tiramisu Cappucino and many more tempting Italian themed desserts and after-dinner drinks.

Ingredients:

Sugar, water, concentrated apricot juice, natural flavouring. Apricot juice: 11%.

Nutrition Facts per 100 ml:

Energy: 329 kcal / 1378 kJ; Fat: 0 g, of which saturates: 0 g; Carbohydrate: 82.3 g, of which sugars: 81.3 g; Fibers: 0 g; Protein: 0 g; Sodium: 11.1 mg; Salt: 0.03 g.


APPLICATIONS

Chocolates and hot drinks , Cocktails, Coffee based drinks, Culinary , Iced teas , Sodas & Lemonades, Virgin Cocktails

TASTING NOTESStrong almond smell and taste, fruity aftertaste.MONIN BARTENDER TIPSWith its very intense flavour, MONIN amaretto syrup allows you to create Italian style recipes. One of my favourite uses is the Tiramisu Cappuccino based on espresso, amaretto flavoured milk and a lot of cocoa powder. Just enjoy as it is!