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arrack

\ahr-rak\
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Definition

A distilled alcoholic drink typically produced in South Asia, generally made from the fermented sap of coconut flowers -- or sugarcane, molasses, etc., depending upon the country of origin. When aged (often known as old arrack), taste is quite comparable to a smooth whiskey.

Usage

I would like an arrack and coke, please.
Added 2012-03-17 by VSOA

Root

Sanskrit

Region

Sri Lanka

Categories

Food and Drink

Related Terms

old arrack, raki, arack, arak

Terms referencing this

shoolay mary, HRD, Bangla, Banglu, Toddy, fenny, sulphata, Desi Daroo