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Dekuyper Blueberry Schnapps:
 

History:

Schnapps is a strong alcoholic drink resembling gin and often flavored with fruit. Schnapps is a low German word that means "Swallow". It has been documented in High German since before the 18th century. In German, Schnapps is for any strong Alcoholic drink.
Another term for Schnapps in Austria, Switzerland, southern Germany, and the French region of Alsace, is called Obstler or Obstbrand (from German word Obst = "fruit") Another term not used in Germany is Eaux de vie.
The company DeKuyper was founded in 1695 as a manufacturer for barrels and casks used in transportation of beer and liquors.
In 1752 the company was a leading producer of Dutch Gin. In the 19th century the company started exporting throughout Europe, Great Britain, and Canada.
in 1911 a new distillery was build as they expanded their flavor line. They formed partnerships with Canada distillers in 1932 and united states in 1934.
in 1966 the company sold its rights to manufacture to Jim Beam brands.
In 1995, the company had its 300th anniversary, which the Queen of Netherlands gave them the title or "Royal" and they changed their company name.

Recipes:

501 Blue: 1 oz. Blueberry Schnapps, 1 oz. Vodka, 1 oz. Blue Curacao, Sour Mix, dash(es) 7-Up.
Mix all the ingredients (except for the 7-Up) in a shaker with ice. Pour into a hurricane glass and top off with 7-Up. This is a Penn State University specialty.

Beach Ball: 1/2 oz. Malibu Rum, 1/2 oz. Blueberry Schnapps, 1/2 oz. Pineapple Juice.
Mix and shoot.

Blue Kamikazi: 1 part(s) Blue Curacao, 1 part(s) Blueberry Schnapps, 1 part(s) Sweet and Sour Mix, 1 splash(es) 7-Up.
Mix all ingredients except 7-up. Top up with a splash of 7-up.

Blueberry Daiquiri: 1/2 pound(s) Blueberries, 1 oz. Blueberry Schnapps, 2 oz. White Rum, Sugar (To Taste).
Blend with 1 cup of ice until smooth and pour into an exotic glass.

Blueberry Lemonade: 1 oz. Stolichnaya ( Stoli ) Lemon Vodka (Or Absolut Citron), 1 oz. Blueberry Schnapps, 1 splash(es) Sour Mix, dash(es) Cranberry Juice, Sugar.
Shake over ice and strain into a martini glass. Garnish with a lemon twist

Cool-Aide: 1 oz. Blueberry Schnapps, 2 oz. Cranberry Juice, 1/2 oz. 7-Up.
Use a large glass filled with ice, add the blueberry schnapps then thecranberry juice. Stir and then top off with 7-Up.

Pineapple Drink: 2 oz. Rum, 1 oz. Blueberry Schnapps, 1 cup(s) Pineapple Juice.
Shake with ice.

Southern Blues: 1/2 oz. Southern Comfort, 1/2 oz. Blueberry Schnapps.
Shake with ice and strain into a shot glass.

Summertime Blues: 1/2 oz. Jack Daniel's Whiskey, 1/2 oz. Blueberry Schnapps, 1/4 oz. Blue Curacao, 1/2 oz. Sweet and Sour Mix, 1 splash(es) 7-Up.
Shake with ice and strain into a shot glass.



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