Lazzaroni Alchermes is an excellent liqueur also dark red in colour also and is somewhat syrupy. It has a very aromatic flavour given by its ingredients: sugar, cinnamon, cloves, nutmeg and vanilla plus various herbs. The red colour originally comes from kermes (thus its name). It is an extremely pleasant liqueur for every moment of the day. You can drink it on its own or serve it with ice. This liqueur is not only appreciated as a drink but also as an ingredient for the classic Italian dessert “Zuppa Inglese”.