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Strainer
That is the special bar sieve used in the bar to put the drink into the serving glass leaving the ice in the Shaker or barglass.

Strain
Running the drink through a sieve out of the Shaker or barglass and placing it into the glass that will be served.

Strawberry
It is the fruit of the strawberry plant, red skin, pinky inside. It differs from pineapple-strawberry (big) to everflowering wood strawberry (small) and wood strawberry (mini). Fresh it is often used for decoration and for claret cups and punch. There are also product like strawberry pulp, mashed strawberry and strawberry syrup. German Erdbeere, French Fraises.

Straw
A stalk to drink

Strega
Liqueur Strega is a 42 % safran-coloured Italian herbal liqueur. The production company Giuseppe Alberti in middle Italian Benevento has originally been a wine-trading house, which sold the products mainly to north-Italy and France. In the 80's of the last century a tax-fight between France and the new kingdom Italy interrupted the export business. Therefore, Giuseppe Alberti, improved his liqueur "Strega", because until that time, the production has only been a hobby for him. Strega is distilled from more than 70 herbs and ripens in oak barrels. Around the turn of the century, the Alberti-liqueur was already a great success in Italy. Today, Strega is exported to more than 60 countries, the herbs are even send to Brazil and Argentina to distil them their according to the original recipe. If believing a legend, beautiful girls, dressed like witches (witch = Italian: Strega), invented the drink. When two people drink it, it is said, they are united forever.

Sucre De Canne
It is a sugar syrup made of sugar-cane. Known products: Canadou Sucre de Canne, Family Bardinet S.A., Bordeaux.

Sugar Apple
Is another word for Cherimoya.

Sugar Baby
It belongs to the family of watermelon.

Sugar Banana
This is a kind of banana coming from the southern asien area, and you can hardly get it in Europe. It has got a very strong flavour and its colours are either red or yellow.

Sugar Syrup
This is syrup made of liquided sugar, like crystallized sugar, Sucre de Canne (cane sugar) and candis sugar. It is used to sweeten drinks , especially Sours, Fixes, Tropicanas, Fancy Drinks and other Longdrinks.


 

 

   

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