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Liquor identification help

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#1 Chris Hennes

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Posted 25 January 2014 - 08:51 PM

I've got a friend who is trying to figure out a) what this stuff is and b) whether it is available in the US. Any information you've got would be greatly appreciated:



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#2 KD1191

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Posted 25 January 2014 - 09:24 PM

It's Minsk Kristall from Belarus.


Looks like a liqueur that is part of their "Balsam" line.


ETA: This shop in CT carries their vodka, which would seem to indicate there's an importer out there somewhere.

Edited by KD1191, 25 January 2014 - 09:28 PM.

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Posted 25 January 2014 - 11:22 PM

see here http://en.wikipedia....i/Balsam_(drink) and here http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Riga_Black_Balsam