Category: Citrus liqueurs
Product of: Grenada
First produced in 1960 but based on a 1773 recipe handed down through generations of the La Grenade family from their relation, Captain Louis La Grenade. He is said to have received the rum based citrus fruit and spice recipe from a Dutch missionary as recompense for a free trip to Grenada.
Sampled on 14/07/2013
Clear, very pale straw golden yellow.
Cooked orange zest, cinnamon and nutmeg.
Initially sweet and citrus zesty. Cinnamon and nutmeg spice quickly emerge to dry the palate and add depth of flavour.
Lingering black pepper and cinnamon spice with tart lemon zest. Basically a spiced citrus liqueur.
Barcode UPC: 0 15615 42702 9
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap