BrandyCocktail Ingredient Glossary » Brandy
Brandy is produced by distilling wine. It ranges from 36%–60% alcohol by volume, and is classically known as an aperitif.
Brandy production techniques vary widely. Some brandies are aged in wooden casks. Many are coloured with caramel to attempt to imitate barrel aging.
There are several classes, or ratings, of Brandy, that are generally followed when labeling the product.
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Brands and Variations of Brandy