Amaro Lucano Liqueur

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alc./vol: 28%

Proof: 56°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: No age statement

Product of: Product of Italy Italy

Amaro Lucano was created in 1894 by Pasquale Vena in the backroom of his biscuit bakery, in small town of Pisticci in the province of Matera in Basilicata, Italy.
Amaro Lucano is made with Roman wormwood, Absinthe Wormwood, Clary Sage flower, Musk Yarrow flower, Holy Thistle flower, bitter orange peel, gentian, angelica, elderflower, ruta and aloe.

In 1965, production of Amaro Lucano moved from Pisticci to a new plant ar Pisticci Scalo. Today the Lucano Company is run by Pasquale Vena, the founder's grandson, his wife Rosistella and their sons Leonardo and Francesco.

Review and Tasting


Sampled on 19/02/2017

Appearance:

Clear, deep tawny brown with bronze flecks.

Aroma:

Pine, lavender, eucalyptus, cola and orange peel with curry leaf and cardamom.

Taste:

Underlying quinine and gentian bitterness with balancing sweetness, spearmint freshness, herbal complexity and mild spice.

Aftertaste:

Long warming herbal finish.

Overall:

Rich and syrupy with balancing bitterness, enlivening spice and herbal complexity.

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Product Information

Barcode UPC: 6 34955 00004 6
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Non-refillable screw caps

Barcode UPC: 8 005240 900037
Bottle Size: 700 ml

Barcode UPC: 8 005240 900037
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap

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Produced by: Lucano 1894 S.R.L.

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