Drink of the Week: Giffard Caribbean Pineapple Liqueur

pineapple liqueurJust in time for warmer weather, Giffard, the cocktail world’s go-to for flavored liqueurs and syrups, has released a pineapple liqueur. With a heady aroma of the tropics, the liqueur has the perfect sweet-tart balance of fresh, ripe pineapple complemented by a hint of clove, nutmeg and some seven-year aged rum. A natural match with tequila or perfect for lending a fruity boost to sangria, Seattle bartender Erik Hakkinen also pairs it with earthy rhum agricole in the Daiquiri D’ananas$29, astorwines.com