crème de menthe


Type:

Liqueurs, herbal or spice-flavored

Description:

Generic for liqueur with spearmint or peppermint flavoring in a neutral spirit base. Virtually all liqueur companies produce a crème de menthe. Available in white (clear) green-colored versions.

Flavor:

mint

Availability:

Generally available.

Substitute:

peppermint schnapps (imperfect substitute)


Some popular cocktails with crème de menthe: