distillates

dis·til·late || 'dɪstɪlət n. condensed and distilled product; essence, concentration

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Schweizer Getraenke AG, Obermeilen — Schweizer Getraenke Obermeilen (SGO) is a Swiss self contained family enterprise specializing in the production of fruit bases, flavorings, and distillates for manufacturers of the food industry.[1] The flavours and extracts are suitable for… …   Wikipedia

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