Aged: No age statement
Product of: France
The Merlet family deservedly has something of a reputation for their macerated fruit liqueurs, particularly cassis (blackcurrant). Gilles Merlet was one of the regions pioneers in the 1970’s. This pear liqueur is made with a little pear eau-de-vie to boast flavour.
Review and Tasting
Sampled on 19/01/2015
Clear, pale straw.
Very aromatic. Fresh pear, pear skin and pear drops with green apple, lime cordial and saffron.
Syrupy sweet but balanced by acidity. Fresh pear flesh, green apple and pear drops.
Pear drops and Lingering acidity.