Classic Mixology: Cocktail & Mixed Drink Recipes

orgeat syrup

Also Known As:  orgeade What it is:  Syrup
Sweet syrup made from almonds, sugar and rose water or orange-flower water. It was, however, originally made with a barley-almond blend. It has a pronounced almond taste and is used to flavor many cocktails, perhaps the most famous of which is the Mai Tai.
Further reading:  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orgeat_syrup