Briottet - Liqueur de Cactus Piment Figue de BarbarieHot Piment Cactus & Prickly Pear
The cactus is a plant native to the New World. It is a fatty plant which stores in its tissue reserves of “sap” in order to be able to survive during long periods of drought.
As to the prickly pear plant which is a plant native to Mexico it is part of the cactus family. Moreover, it is sometimes known as Indian Fig Opuntia. The fig is a fleshy berry which contains a hundred or so seeds. This fruit is juicy and flavoursome. Taste is soft and delicately sweet. It is endowed with a subtle floral aroma.
To conclude, the combination of cactus of hot pepper and of prickly pear results in a delicate and soft liqueur with a hot finish.