akvavit


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akvavit

(ˈɑːkvɑːˌviːt)
n
(Brewing) a variant spelling of aquavit
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Noun1.akvavit - Scandinavian liquor usually flavored with caraway seeds
caraway seed - aromatic seeds of the caraway plant; used widely as seasoning
booze, hard drink, hard liquor, John Barleycorn, liquor, spirits, strong drink - an alcoholic beverage that is distilled rather than fermented
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Akvavit Theatre puts a seasonal spin on Norwegian playwright Henrik Ibsens "Ghosts," about a widow whose philandering late husband has left their son with a devastating legacy.
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I'm not that romantic to leave flowers or a card but I always bring back a bottle of [Scandinavian spirit] akvavit or something.
There are other variations on the eaux-de-vie theme like Armagnac, Grappa, Akvavit and fruit-based distillations, which exhibit more distinctive characteristics than basic brandy.
Los mas famosos y cotizados son el Aalborg Akvavit Jubilaums--de origen danes--y el Linie Akvavit--noruego.