Press release: Cherry Heering blossoms in DC


Famous Cherry Liqueur Makes a Fashionable Springtime Return Amongst the Backdrop of the Annual National Cherry Blossom Festival

March — 2009 (Miami, FL) — Spring begins with CHERRY HEERING cocktails taking center stage at some of the most established bars throughout Washington DC and surrounding areas. Some of DC’s top mixologist have created many delicious CHERRY HEERING cocktails inspired by The National Cherry Blossom Festival, an annual two-week event that celebrates springtime in Washington, DC. The festival also celebrates the 1912 gift of the cherry blossom trees and the enduring friendship between the people of the United States and Japan.

CHERRY HEERING liqueur, created in Denmark, is purveyor to H.M. Queen Elizabeth II and to the Royal Danish Court is the original “Cherry Brandy.” CHERRY HEERING liqueur is sold in more than 100 countries all over the world and is the essential ingredient in the world famous Singapore Sling and Blood and Sand cocktails.

CHERRY HEERING liqueur is extremely mixable and can be enjoyed straight or on the rocks. World class Scandinavian mixologist Richard Broni created the Cherry Blossom cocktail that is the perfect libation to commemorate this special time of year.

Cherry Blossom Cocktail
• 1 part Cherry Heering
• 1 part Cherry Puree
• 1 part Champagne
• Topped off with drops of Rosewater

Cherry Heering cocktails on display in some of the finest establishments
in our Nation’s Capital this Spring include:

• Ici Urban Bistro (806 15th Street NW, located inside the trendy Sofitel Hotel in Lafayette Square)

o The Cherrilicious Cocktail, a mix of Cherry Heering liqueur, rum, simple syrup, and lemon juice and topped with sparkling vodka, will be available for $14

• Jackson 20 (480 King Street, Alexandria, VA)

o The Bloom cocktail at this Old Town restaurant is made with Maker’s Mark bourbon, elderflower liqueur, lemon juice, guava nectar, Cherry Heering liqueur, and muddled ginger for $11

• Firefly (1310 New Hampshire Ave NW)

o Alice Gaber has an assortment of drinks including The Cherry Bomb, which incorporates Cherry Heering liqueur with sparkling wine ($12.50)

For more information about CHERRY HEERING liqueur please visit

More about the National Cherry Blossom Festival
The National Cherry Blossom Festival, Inc., a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization, coordinates the schedule and raises funds to offer cultural and community-based events that are free and open to the public. Contributions to the National Cherry Blossom Festival are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

About Kindred Spirits North America, Inc.

Based in Miami, Kindred Spirits, Inc. brand portfolio includes premium spirits brands, Gran Duque De Alba Spanish Brandy, Crema de Alba, Cherry Heering liqueur, Xante liqueur, Martin Miller’s Gin, Malt Trust Single Barrel Cask Whiskies and the famous Dry Sack Sherries from Spain, produced by Williams & Humbert.

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