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Mandarine Napoleon Review

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This liqueur is steeped in history and intrigue, and at times, the two intersect.  We like that! 

Let’s start with the history of Mandarine Napoleon.  It was allegedly developed by Napoleon’s doctor, Antoine-Francois de Fourcroy, who had the idea of steeping the exotic tangerine in liquor and then blend it with Cognac.  It’s hard to imagine now but citrus, like tangerines, were once very rare and highly exotic with many people never even able to … Read more