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Category: Merlot single-varietal grappa
Product of: Italy
A blend of Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Refosco grappa distilled using the artisanal method and aged from 4 to 18 years in small Limousin oak barrels or former Sherry barrels. Bottled without the addition of caramel.
Sampled on 28/11/2013
Clear, deep amber.
Sherry soaked raisony fruit cake and brioche with orange zest, nuts and chocolate.
Dry spicy oak, honeyed sherry, dried fruit, fruit cake, vanilla and toasted almonds.
Slightly bitter, woody raisony finish with lingering dry slightly smoky oak.
Closure: Synthetic stopper