Alkermes is Italy’s first liquor. It is made from spices - cinnamon, cloves, cardamom, and rose water. Luxardo Alkermes is a version made only for cooking and baking. It is indispensable in traditional desserts and soup.
Luxardo was founded in Zara, a port city on the Dalmatian coast, in 1821. Today, in Torreglia (Padova) Italy, the sixth generation of the Luxardo family still run their family buisiness, which is one of the oldest liquor and spirit producing companys in Europe.