(also kirschwasser /-ˌväsər/)
Brandy distilled from the fermented juice of cherries.
- They do pretty good kirsch and I wouldn't mind sharing a samovar with you.
- Chocolate mousse, pineapple with kirsch and lime and chocolate cheesecake were also on offer.
- The heat of the road; the rich dark plums and kirsch leaving a dark and alluring track across the lips.
German, abbreviation of Kirschenwasser, from Kirsche 'cherry' + Wasser 'water'.
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