- a fragrant, colorless, unaged brandy distilled from a fermented mash of cherries, produced especially in Germany, Switzerland, and Alsace, France.
Origin of kirsch
Also called kirsch·was·ser [keersh-vah-ser] /ˈkɪərʃˌvɑ sər/.
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Imperfectly edited and translated by Bruns and Kirsch in 1789.
You may flavor with vanilla, maraschino, kirsch, or any liqueur you wish.French Dishes for American Tables
Then add a small glass of rhum, a small glass of kirsch, and a glass of sauternes.The Hotel St. Francis Cook Book
Jellies to be used with fruits are best flavored with kirsch or maraschino.
Let them absorb hot syrup at 30, flavored with kirsch or sherry.
- a brandy distilled from cherries, made chiefly in the Black Forest in Germany and in the Jura and Vosges districts of France
German Kirschwasser cherry water