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Kirschwasser

Also Known As:  Kirsch What it is:  Brandy
Clear, colorless fruit brandy traditionally made from double distillation of morellos, a dark-colored cultivar of the sour cherry. Less sweet than other cherry brandies it is often served cold in a small glass as an apéritif. It's also used in mixed drinks.
Note:  other unsweetened, un-aged fruit brandies Further reading:  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kirschwasser