Let’s Celebrate National Amaretto Day!

Amaretto is a bittersweet almond-flavored Italian liqueur made from the base of apricot pits, almonds, or both! Amaretto derives from the Italian word amaro, meaning “bitter”. This bitter flavor in Amaretto comes from the mandorla amara which is the bitter almond.  The sweet almond was born as a natural mutation due to the lack of … Continue reading “Let’s Celebrate National Amaretto Day!”