What is it?
This traditional, spice-infused spirit from Scandinavia has notes of caraway, fennel, and coriander. Like vodka, aquavit is a strong alcohol distilled from grain or potatoes. Though it is traditionally served chilled in shot glasses, aquavit connoisseurs often sip it slowly.
How to prep:
If you’re looking for a little project, you can make your own aquavit.
This punch is named for a quiet, windswept point on the rocky coast of Maine. I made this punch there for the summer wedding of two friends. The caraway-flavored aquavit…
Flavored vodkas may be all the rage with the chocolate martini set, but aquavit—a traditional, spice-infused spirit from Scandinavia—is a far more sophisticated tipple with notes of fennel, caraway, and…