• Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Liqueuring the process of qualifying wine by means of liqueur
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary


In literature:

A variety of French liqueurs were handed about, and praised by most of the company.
"Jacob Faithful" by Captain Frederick Marryat
Retief took a deep gulp of a pale yellow liqueur and leaned forward to watch.
"The Yillian Way" by John Keith Laumer
Then he shifted his seat so that he could see without effort the table where two men lingered over their liqueurs.
"The Grell Mystery" by Frank Froest
Ship-boys were discovering the delicate wines and fine liqueurs, which a wise foresight had placed in reserve.
"Perils and Captivity" by Charlotte-Adélaïde [née Picard] Dard
They drank to each other in the three liqueurs, the blue, the white, and the red.
"The Fête At Coqueville 1907" by Emile Zola
Early smoked, the Swami joined him in the slow sipping of a liqueur.
"Jewel Weed" by Alice Ames Winter
Here we ate sweetmeats and cakes and drank rosolio, which is any kind of light liqueur.
"Castellinaria and Other Sicilian Diversions" by Henry Festing Jones
He always drank a great deal of liqueur.
"The Goose Man" by Jacob Wassermann
A little later I saw the same girl, or someone very much like her, drinking a liqueur.
"The Day of Judgment" by Joseph Hocking
He began to trot, and that utensil rattled noisily against the bottle of liqueur protruding from my saddle bag.
"Mud and Khaki" by Vernon Bartlett
The liqueur sent a glow of warmth through her veins and raised her spirits.
"Black Oxen" by Gertrude Franklin Horn Atherton
Was it true that they had packed up all the liqueurs?
"Hopes and Fears scenes from the life of a spinster" by Charlotte M. Yonge
Have you seen this liqueur cabinet, dear Mrs. Tempest?
"Vixen, Volume I." by M. E. Braddon
Those who like liqueurs after dinner are well served in Holland.
"Holland, v. 1 (of 2)" by Edmondo de Amicis
Nor, in another matter, can I approve his favourite mixture of rum and curacao as a liqueur.
"A History of the French Novel, Vol. 2" by George Saintsbury
Here he paid the man, and, entering the station, turned to the refreshment-room and ordered a liqueur brandy.
"The Double Four" by E. Phillips Oppenheim
The genuine liqueur is undoubtedly produced by means of a distillation process.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 8" by Various
On a smaller table were flasks of liqueurs and a spirit decanter.
"The Missioner" by E. Phillips Oppenheim
When liqueurs are given they are handed after the ices.
"Manners and Rules of Good Society" by Anonymous
The steward and a footman go round with coffee and liqueurs.
"Majesty" by Louis Couperus

In poetry:

'Tis you dispense the favourite meat
To nature's filmy people;
Know what conserves they choose to eat,
And what liqueurs, to tipple.
"To the Virtuosi" by William Shenstone

In news:

Kahlúa Peppermint Mocha is a limited-release coffee liqueur made with 100 percent Arabica coffee beans grown in the Veracruz region of Mexico as well as peppermint and dark chocolate.
Cup limoncello (Italian lemon liqueur) or milk.
Consultant Kim Haasarud developed this cocktail for FOX Restaurant Concepts in Phoenix, Ariz. St-Germain Elderflower Liqueur.
A hibiscus-spiked liqueur evokes Caribbean spice and sunshine.
Housemade liqueurs , such as limoncello, can be served alone as after dinner drinks or in cocktails.
Liqueurs often seem like the bearded ladies of the spirits circus.
That's not to say that liqueurs aren't essential.
Fulton's Harvest Pumpkin Pie Cream Liqueur Available Nationally.
Fulton's Harvest Pumpkin Pie Cream Liqueur is available for fall 2011 nationally.
Belly up to a most mysterious liqueur .
Steve Griffin The Salt Lake Tribune The Nutty X from Zest in Salt Lake City is a triple espresso vodka martini containing Frangelico hazelnut liqueur and almond milk.
The Nutty X is a triple espresso vodka martini containing Frangelico hazelnut liqueur and almond milk.
2 tablespoons Triple Sec liqueur, optional.
2 tablespoons peach brandy or peach liqueur (optional).
Pear liqueur (Belle de Brillet suggested) 1/2 oz.