Angostura is Spanish for narrowing, the town of Angostura having been located at the first narrowing of the Orinoco River. Angostura bitters is a concentrated bitter (herbal alcoholic preparation) based on gentian, herbs, and spices, by House of Angostura in Trinidad and Tobago.
It is typically used for flavoring beverages or, less often, food. The bitters were first produced in the town of Angostura (now Ciudad Bolívar, Venezuela), hence the name, but do not contain angostura bark.
Comes in a convenient 4.0oz bottle. Just add a few drops to a cocktail or drink and enjoy it!
- Great for use in whiskey, rum drinks, and fruity cocktails. Contains herbs and spices.
- Adds a subtle spicy flavor Reminiscent of cinnamon, cardamom, anise, and cloves.