The Mystery of the Chartreuse Liqueur
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The Mystery of the Chartreuse Liqueur
The only liqueur so good they named a colour after it (Q.Tarantino)
Curated by Fabrice Mollin
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Chartreuse! The most interesting drink in the world. | Do Valle

Chartreuse! The most interesting drink in the world. | Do Valle | The Mystery of the Chartreuse Liqueur | Scoop.it
Alright, so while my normal most-interesting glass to reach for is definitely wine, I have to admit, I've been awed and inspired by Chartreuse several times.
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How to Eat More This Thanksgiving

How to Eat More This Thanksgiving | The Mystery of the Chartreuse Liqueur | Scoop.it
Soon, you’ll be sitting at the Thanksgiving table. Your plate is stacked with four turkey slices. A pound of stuffing covers the center plate and from-the-can cranberry slices—it’s the only time you eat these things!
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24h avec les moines de la Grande Chartreuse

24h avec les moines de la Grande Chartreuse | The Mystery of the Chartreuse Liqueur | Scoop.it
Mille ans de silence et de solitude à flanc de rocher. Derrière ses hauts murs et son porche fermé aux visiteurs, la Grande Chartreuse (en Isère) nourrit toujours autant l'imaginaire.
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Chartreuse in a Glass | Zen and the art of tightrope walking

Chartreuse in a Glass | Zen and the art of tightrope walking | The Mystery of the Chartreuse Liqueur | Scoop.it
Chartreuse in a glass There is beauty in this glass: Cracking ice like tiny bergs Transient crystal, voids within The softening cubes expand, Burst a little, melting As spring green Like liquid peridot Shimmers as I pour.
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Chartreuse | Simple Cocktails

Chartreuse | Simple Cocktails | The Mystery of the Chartreuse Liqueur | Scoop.it
In 1605, at the Chartreuse monastery in France, the monks received a gift from an agent of the king: an aged manuscript for an “Elixir of Long Life” that was thought to be the work of a 16th century alchemist with a unparalleled ...
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Tha Alaska cocktail recipe

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Cocktails en Scène's curator insight, October 25, 2013 6:45 AM

Le Cocktail du jour, l'Alaska Cocktail une recette à base de Chartreuse jaune à découvrir sur Simple Cocktails.

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Ms Barstool: Mixing it up improv style at Gather

Ms Barstool: Mixing it up improv style at Gather | The Mystery of the Chartreuse Liqueur | Scoop.it
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Ms Barstool: Mixing it up improv style at Gather
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This list changes periodically, however one standard seems to be the Amaro Inversion, with poppy amaro, fino sherry, cardamom, absinthe and Yellow Chartreuse.
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check out th recipe of the Amaro Inversion, co-starring Yellow Chartreuse !

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Tequila Spices Up Classic Cocktails

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Tequila Spices Up Classic Cocktails Ocean Drive Magazine Paloma Ladera: “Building on the traditional paloma, we added fresh herbs (basil), an herbal liqueur from France (yellow Chartreuse), and a few dashes of fennel bitters, demonstrating how...
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Hogtown Shakedown crowns top bartender in Toronto

Hogtown Shakedown crowns top bartender in Toronto | The Mystery of the Chartreuse Liqueur | Scoop.it
blogTO (blog) Hogtown Shakedown crowns top bartender in Toronto blogTO (blog) His drinks included, amongst others, a 'Nuclear Banana Daiquiri' (amber and overproof rums, yellow Chartreuse, velvet falernum, lime juice and sugar, with a banana...
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Amor y Amargo: Cocktail Hour, Elevated - BlackBook Magazine

Amor y Amargo: Cocktail Hour, Elevated - BlackBook Magazine | The Mystery of the Chartreuse Liqueur | Scoop.it
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Amor y Amargo: Cocktail Hour, Elevated
BlackBook Magazine
Take your time savoring the hints of orange and Chartreuse liqueur—these drinks were made for sipping. Or hash out something bespoke for your paramour.
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Chartreuse still flying high in New York cocktail bars

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Cocktail hour goes garden-fresh in Dallas - Dallas Morning News

Cocktail hour goes garden-fresh in Dallas - Dallas Morning News | The Mystery of the Chartreuse Liqueur | Scoop.it
Cocktail hour goes garden-fresh in Dallas
Dallas Morning News
The Dram's Smokin' Herb cocktail turns rosemary into a dramatic, aromatic garnish: The sprig is misted with green Chartreuse, flamed and added to the drink while still smoking.
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'The Great Gatsby' cocktail

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'The Great Gatsby' cocktail: This Green Light isn't out of reach The Star-Ledger - NJ.com To the chilled old fashioned glass, add Green Chartreuse and coat the sides. Leave in the Chartreuse as well. Do not discard.
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The Best Thing We Drank Last Night

The Best Thing We Drank Last Night | The Mystery of the Chartreuse Liqueur | Scoop.it
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The Best Thing We Drank Last Night: Last Word at Found
Zagat (blog)
It was made with gin, chartreuse, lime and blackberry liqueur rather than traditional maraschino. The cocktail had a good balance of booziness and citrus flavor.
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Mixologists create cocktails with health benefits

Mixologists create cocktails with health benefits | The Mystery of the Chartreuse Liqueur | Scoop.it
New York Daily News Mixologists create cocktails with health benefits New York Daily News At brunch, the Hotel Americano serves up the Detox Bellini ($14), which combines wheatgrass, celery juice, green chartreuse, apple juice, orange juice and a...
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soul mass transit system - Vintage Chartreuse on the backbar. (at Pouring...

soul mass transit system - Vintage Chartreuse on the backbar. (at Pouring... | The Mystery of the Chartreuse Liqueur | Scoop.it
Vintage Chartreuse on the backbar. (at Pouring Ribbons) (Photo: Vintage Chartreuse on the backbar. (at Pouring Ribbons) http://t.co/jMNsTi0DNo)
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Antique prints | France | Mountain of the Grande Chartreuse, from Grenoble

Antique prints | France | Mountain of the Grande Chartreuse, from Grenoble | The Mystery of the Chartreuse Liqueur | Scoop.it
Gallery of old and antique prints and views from all over the world - France. Original steel engraving, drawn by T. Allom, engraved by J. C. Bentley. 1845. Fine condition. Modern hand colouring. 19x12cm.
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CHARTREUSE liqueur

liqueur des Pères Chartreux seuls deux Frères Chartreux connaissent les noms des plantes et savent comment les mélanger et les distiller Ils sont aussi les s...

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Behind the scene: some of the secrets are revealed :-)

 

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delachartreuse's curator insight, November 11, 2013 3:45 AM

Une vidéo instructive sur la fabrication de la fameuse chartreuse sur le lieu de production en Isère, entre la distillerie et le monastère.

On y voit Dom Benoit réaliser certaines étapes de la préparation de la liqueur et on a même la chance de l'entendre nous en parler...

Francis Fiesinger Pro's curator insight, November 12, 2013 4:24 AM

la chartreuse fabriquée localement et reconnue mondialement...

un fer de lance du  made in Isère ...

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Licor Chartreuse, el secreto francés

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Licor Chartreuse el secreto frances
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Article published this week in the Venezualian newspaper CocinaYVino.

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Lantern's Keep: A Cozy Cocktail Bar, Inspired by the Classics

Lantern's Keep: A Cozy Cocktail Bar, Inspired by the Classics | The Mystery of the Chartreuse Liqueur | Scoop.it
Lantern's Keep: A Cozy Cocktail Bar, Inspired by the Classics
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Bartender Rene Hidalgo composed a stunning menu of exciting drinks inspired by classic cocktails.
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Yellow Chartreuse again on top of the list, starring in the Iroquois 2 cocktail !

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Unveiling the Caviar Cocktail - The Daily Meal

Unveiling the Caviar Cocktail - The Daily Meal | The Mystery of the Chartreuse Liqueur | Scoop.it
Unveiling the Caviar Cocktail
The Daily Meal
So the cocktail is actually a mix of gin, St. Germain, green Chartreuse, lemon juice, and a dash of rose water.
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All About Chartreuse, and How to Make the Last Word Cocktail

All About Chartreuse, and How to Make the Last Word Cocktail | The Mystery of the Chartreuse Liqueur | Scoop.it
All About Chartreuse, and How to Make the Last Word Cocktail Phoenix New Times (blog) These days, a sure sign of autumn's arrival (or at least what passes for it in these parts) is the reintroduction of pumpkin spice-flavored everything on store...
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The author enjoys Chartreuse for sure. But his statement "go for the green" is too strong. Yellow Chartreuse is definitely worth it, has it own personality and taste. Don't undermine it.

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Cocktail Challenge: Fresh figs - Chicago Reader

Cocktail Challenge: Fresh figs - Chicago Reader | The Mystery of the Chartreuse Liqueur | Scoop.it
Chicago Reader Cocktail Challenge: Fresh figs Chicago Reader The creator of drinks such as the From Sean to Dusk (gin, Chartreuse, creme de violette, pear, lemon, and shiso leaf), she first toyed with doing a take on the White Russian, to be called...
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Capital Cities - "Chartreuse"

Chartreuse from Capital Cities 'In A Tidal Wave of Mystery' - download on iTunes: http://smarturl.it/IATWOM Follow Capital Cities: http://capitalcitiesmusic.... (Feeling #Chartreuse?
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you can sing it as well

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Beat The Heat With A 'Smash'-ing Good Cocktail

Beat The Heat With A 'Smash'-ing Good Cocktail | The Mystery of the Chartreuse Liqueur | Scoop.it
Beat The Heat With A 'Smash'-ing Good Cocktail Chicagoist "Then [I thought of doing a variation off the gin-based] Bijou cocktail that [would] balance the heat of the whiskey with the ever-herbaceous Chartreuse and sweet vermouth." Hogan added a...
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Beyond Green Beer: 5 Great Chartreuse Cocktails for St. Patrick's Day | Serious Eats: Drinks

Beyond Green Beer: 5 Great Chartreuse Cocktails for St. Patrick's Day | Serious Eats: Drinks | The Mystery of the Chartreuse Liqueur | Scoop.it
Some people like to imbibe artifically colored brewskis on St. Patrick's Day, but I'll be honest with you: that's never been my style. If I'm out drinking on St. Pat's at all, which is quite rare these days, I'll...
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Bijou with Bombay East, green chartreuse, sweet vermouth, orange bitters

Bijou with Bombay East, green chartreuse,  sweet vermouth, orange bitters | The Mystery of the Chartreuse Liqueur | Scoop.it
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