Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap
Product of: Italy
Unlike numerous other, and the brand leading Italian bittersweet, quinine flavoured, bright red, aperitif, Martini Bitter still contains the crimson-coloured dye carmine, derived the Cochineal (Dactylopius coccus) beetle. Read more
Sampled on 17/02/2013
Clear, crimson red.
Citrus with a hint of wormwood – somewhat reminiscent of a cough sweet.
Pleasantly bitter-sweet. Herbaceous quinine bitterness is balanced by syrupy honey and sugar and flavoured with herbal orange zest.
Peppery bitter. Softer and less herbal than Campari with more pronounced orange notes.