common juniper


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Related to common juniper: ground juniper
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Noun1.common juniper - densely branching shrub or small tree having pungent blue berries used to flavor gincommon juniper - densely branching shrub or small tree having pungent blue berries used to flavor gin; widespread in northern hemisphere; only conifer on coasts of Iceland and Greenland
juniper berries - berrylike cone of a common juniper; used in making gin
juniper - coniferous shrub or small tree with berrylike cones
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J Common juniper, juniperus communis, is a slow-growing evergreen with aromatic pointed leaves in an array of beautiful grey-green colours and a range of shapes and sizes.
Although juniper has been used in UK beers before, a true Sahti should be unhopped and the mash tun lined with common juniper branches during a much longer mash rest than usual.
The berry-like cones of the common juniper, a close relative of red-cedar Christmas trees, are used to flavor gin.
Other conifers like common juniper (Juniperus communis) vary in utilization among habitats (Hornberg 2001, Mansson et al.