What is creme de mure?


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Creme de mure is another name for blackberry liqueur. Blackberry liqueur is an alcoholic beverage and drink mixer that is 18 percent alcohol by volume, or 36 proof.

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Creme de mure is an ideal drink mixer, because it has flavor notes of being both sweet and tart on a person's palate. It has a dark, red color and a rich, blackberry scent that also enhances the liqueur's drinkability.

Creme de mure pairs especially well with mild spirits, such as vodka. There are a number of mixed drinks that can be made using both vodka and creme de mure, such as a bramble, diablo or sangria.

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