Poire Williams
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Poire prisonniere - Pear fruit in bottle with 500ml of Poire Williams - 40% Alcohol

 

Alsace is well known for its distillation of "white alcohols" from the abundant fruits of the area. Poire Williams/Poire prisonniere is one of these special eaux-de-vie. It is often sold with a whole pear trapped in the bottle. How does it get there? The bottle is typically hung on a tree, the bud is inserted into the bottle and the fruit is allowed to grow inside the bottle et voilà Poire Prisonnière ( Prisoner Pear)


     

Poire Prisonniere Bertrand with 700ml of Poire Williams