No age statement
Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap
Product of: France
Bénédictine is based on brandy and neutral spirit and flavoured with 56 different herbs and spices with saffron to give the amber hue. These herbs are used in four different preparations, three using distillations and one maceration, all aged independently before blending and further aging. Read more
Sampled on 30/09/2012
Clear, coppery amber with copper flecks.
Fresh citrus peel, cardamom, cedar wood, nutmeg, sage and mace.
Silky, honeyed, lightly spiced with saffron, ginger, cardamom, cloves and citrus zestiness.
Warming notes of mocha coffee, fudge, vanilla and pine sap emerge and last through the zesty, saffron and gingerbread finish.