Branca Menta Amaro

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alc./vol:
30%

Proof:
60°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
No age statement

Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap

Product of: Product of Italy Italy

Brancamenta Brancamenta The origins of this appropriately named mintier ‘summertime version’ of Fernet Branca lie not with a canny marketeer, but a famous Italian singer, Maria Callas. The diva drunk her Fernet with mint (Fernet Branca alla menta) and being a fashion icon, so did many of her devoted fans. Product #: 324 5.0 stars, based on 1 reviews Rating from 1.0 to 5 £26.85 In stock! Order now!

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The origins of this appropriately named mintier ‘summertime version’ of Fernet Branca lie not with a canny marketeer, but a famous Italian singer, Maria Callas. The diva drunk her Fernet with mint (Fernet Branca alla menta) and being a fashion icon, so did many of her devoted fans. Read more

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 28/11/2016

Appearance

Dark, reddy-brown.

Aroma

Aromatic rooty spearmint with a hint of chocolate sauce and berry fruit.

Taste

Fresh, slightly syrupy, peppermint, spearmint and mint tea with citrus zest and balancing herbal, rooty notes.

Aftertaste

Refreshing minty finish with a herbal bitter bite.

Overall

Best summed up as being a "minty amaro", Branca Menta combines rooty herbal bitterness with invigorating and cleansing mint freshness.

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