peppermint schnapps

Main Entry:  peppermint schnapps
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a peppermint-flavored distilled spirit that is higher in alcohol content but lighter in flavor than crème de menthe
Etymology:  German schnapps or schnaps 'white spirits'
Usage:  cooking
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