Scandinavian spirit

  • 232 Pages
  • 4.49 MB
  • English
North American Heritage Press , Minot, N.D
Scandinavian Americans., Scandinavia -- Civiliza



StatementArland O. Fiske.
LC ClassificationsE184.S18 F57 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 232 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1907344M
ISBN 100942323084
LC Control Number90111630

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Aquavit is a Scandinavian spirit distilled from potatoes or grains that’s flavored with caraway and other aromatics like citrus peel and whole spices.

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