Lehment Aquavit is a German distilled spirit with a dry herbal flavour. What kind of liquor is Aquavit? Aquavit is distilled from grain and potatoes, with a selection of herbs and spices. What does Aquavit taste like? The distinctive herbal flavour of Aquavit comes from the herbs and spices that it’s distilled with. Under European law, the dominant flavour in an Aquavit must come from dill or caraway seeds.
How do you drink Aquavit? In Northern Germany, Aquavit is usually served with a light meal. Served chilled and unmixed, in delicate tulip glasses, it often accompanies sandwiches or appetizers. Aquavit is also the basis for a number of cocktails.