Definition of kümmel in English:


Line breaks: küm¦mel
Pronunciation: /ˈkʊm(ə)l


[mass noun]
A sweet liqueur flavoured with caraway and cumin seeds.
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  • he Fernet Branca comes over heaviest, but the kummel makes its presence felt and the brandy provides the perfect mild but rich base for it all, with the bitters giving some extra complexity.


from German, from Old High German kumil, variant of kumîn (see cumin).

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