Amaretto is an Italian liquor. Its taste is sweet and almond-flavoured. Amaretto is based on almond and/or apricot pits. Amaretto adds a gold brown color to cocktails and an almond flavor. Some famous cocktails with Amaretto are A Sloe Kiss and the T-Bird. Some well known shooters with Amaretto are the Alabama Slammer, the Brain Eraser and the Doucet Devil.