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  1. Wacholder

    Wacholder is a juniper-flavored distilled beverage and a regional variety of gin. It is produced predominantly in Westphalia, Emsland, Lippe, and the Rhineland. One of the oldest operating Wacholder distilleries is the Brennerei Eversbusch in Hagen, founded in the 18th century. Wacholder is the German word for "juniper". In Austria and regions of Bavaria, Wacholder is referred to as Kranewitter, which is a regional term for the juniper plant. In Germany, Wacholder spirit can be used as an umbrella term for all juniper-flavored spirits such as Genever, Gin, Köm, Kranewitter, Krambambuli, and Steinhäger. A similar beverage, Borovička, is popular in Slovakia and the Czech Republic. It is strong-flavored owing to its method of distillation, and is traditionally served chilled as a neat shot, with a beer chaser.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wacholder in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wacholder in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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