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mirabelle

(ˈmɪrəˌbɛl)
n
1. (Plants) a small sweet yellow-orange fruit that is a variety of greengage
2. (Brewing) a liqueur distilled from this
[C18: from French]

mirabelle

A small yellow plum, used as a pie filling.
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While most of the world associates France with the grape, the mirabelle plum (Prunus domestica subsp.
A mirabelle plum tree which grew in the Warsaw Ghetto area during World War II was cut down in December, but now has a chance to grow again.
He leads the way to a shady spot under a splendid mirabelle plum tree flanked by WeiE-burgunder und blauem FrE-hburgunder grape vines.
The new fragrance, now available throughout the region, combines an exotic blend of blackberry, plum and smoky dark vanilla.The berries allow for a burst of refreshing fruity aromas while the incense and vanilla give off a musky, relaxing vibe.The Eau de Parfum features top notes of bergamot, incense, Mirabelle plum and black raspberry with mid notes of amber, burgundy rose, geranium and peony.
Of the seven winners in the spirits category, three were from Oregon, including Newport's Rogue Ales & Spirits for its Oregon single malt vodka; Clear Creek Distillery in Portland for its Pear Eau de Vie and Mirabelle Plum Eau de Vie & Cranberry Liquer; and Organic Nation in Ashland for its Gin & Old Field Rye Whiskey.
Cue a memorable selection of treats that your taste buds won't get anywhere else, highlights being the cured and pan fried foie gras, with Mirabelle plum puree and spiced plum; a pan fried halibut getting an Indian twist with a bubbling Madras foam; and a honey brulee topped with a cinnamon doughnut rounding off a unique dining experience.
I got my start in DIY distilling thanks to the mirabelle plum tree that rains fruit in my backyard in June.