Amaretto - Made from apricot pits and herbs. Tastes like almonds.
Amer Picon - A bittersweet French liqueur of quinine, oranges and spices.
Anisette - A sweet anise or licorice-flavored liqueur.
Applejack - Made from apples. Apple Brandy can be a substitute.
Banana Liqueur - Also called creme de banane.
Benedictine - Made from herbs and spices. Invented by Benedictine monks.
Bitters - The most common are Angostura, Fernet Branca, Orange and Peychaud's.
Brandy - Distilled wine, aged in wooden kegs.
Calvados - European version of Apple Brandy and Applejack.
Campari - Slightly bitter Italian liqueur, red in color.
Chartreuse - Green and yellow. Made from herbs and spices. Invented by Chartusian monks.
Cointreau - Made from oranges. Curacao, Grand Marnier and Triple Sec can be used as a substitute.
Creme De Cacao - Made from cocoa and vanilla.
Creme De Cassis - Made from black currants.
Creme De Menthe - Made from mint leaves.
Creme De Noyaux - Tastes like almonds.
Curauao - Made from oranges. Cointreau, Grand Marnier and Triple Sec can be used as a substitute.
Drambuie - Made from Scotch, honey and herbs.
Dubonnet Rouge - A liqueur with the taste of quinine and aromatics, red in color.
Fino Sherry - Very dry, Spanish Sherry.
Flavored Brandy - Apple, Apricot, Blackberry and Cherry are most common.
Frangelico - Made from hazelnuts and herbs.
Galliano - Spicy anise flavor.
Grand Marnier - Made from oranges. Cointreau, Curacao and Triple Sec can be used as a substitute.
Grenadine - Made from pomegranates.
Kahlua - Coffee flavored liqueur.
Kirsch - Cherry flavored liqueur.
Lillet - Slight bitter orange flavor.
Madeira - Similar to sherry.
Maraschino Liqueur - Made from cherries. Maraschino cherry juice is not a substitute.
Orgeat - Almond syrup.
Ouzo - Greek, anise flavored Liqueur.
Pernod - Anise flavored Liqueur.
Sambuca - Italian, anise flavored Liqueur.
Sloe Gin - Made from the sloe fruit from the blackthorn bush.
Southern Comfort - A liqueur that gets its flavor from peaches.
Tia Maria - Coffee flavored liqueur.
Triple Sec - Made from oranges. Cointreau, Grand Marnier and Curacao can be used as a substitute.
Vermouth - Herb flavored wine spiked with brandy.