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Grappa is an Italian spirit that doesn't get enough credit. Made like a brandy from pressed grape skins, grappa is a strong alternative to other beverages.

But what makes it so great? We went to the VanBrunt Stillhouse in Red Hook Brooklyn to find out.

So watch the video above to learn all about how grappa is made and also how to make a delicious cocktail with it.

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