alembic

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alembic

An obsolete device formerly used in distillation.
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post-prandial drink that offers Chardonnay fruit, the complexity of Limousin oak, and nuances from the alembic still from Robert Prulho of France via Sergio Traverso.
Raki is traditionally produced by twice-distilling either pure suma or suma which was mixed with ethanol in traditional copper alembics and flavoring with aniseed subsequently.
A small figure - a centaur, scorpion, or small demon - often sprouts from the vases, the alembics, the eggs, or drops, which are made out of white resin, a visually lighter and more phantasmagorical material than bronze.