No age statement
Closure: Natural cork stopper
Product of: France
A blend of over 100 rare eau-de-vie from Grande Champagne and Borderies, including special Paradis reserves from the early 20th century and stocks from the 1970s and 1980s. The unusual strength of 42% arose from a desire not over dilute and so maintain full flavour extraction. Read more
Sampled before 1st May 2011
Aromas of sandalwood and cigar tobacco are joined by amaretto-like notes with toffee, marzipan and fresh honey.
The full-bodied, wonderfully rounded palate is surprisingly fruity (dried plum and apricot) with subtle spicy liquorice.
The finish is warm and clean with just enough oak.