St. George Absinthe Verte

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Product Information

Barcode UPC: 0 27724 60750 6
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Natural cork stopper

More about St. George Absinthe Verte

Produced by: St. George Spirits
UK distribution by: Maverick Drinks
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alc./vol: 60%

Proof: 120°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: Unaged

Product of: Product of United States United States

The first legal American absinthe released after the U.S. ban was lifted in 2007, St. George say their Absinthe Verte is made with brandy, star anise, mint, wormwood, lemon balm, hyssop, meadowsweet, basil, fennel, tarragon and stinging nettles. And it has a monkey on the label.

Review and Tasting


Sampled on 08/02/2015

Appearance:

Clear, light amber with a green tinge. Louches milky hay yellow with water.

Aroma:

Pungent, star anise with eucalyptus and wormwood. Christmas tree spruce, green leafiness and anise with water.

Taste:

With water: enlivening star anise and eucalyptus with herbal wormwood and herbaceous complexity.

Aftertaste:

Aniseed and eucalyptus. Overall: Honest and rustic in style.

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