Aged: 7 months
Product of: United States
Batch 1 sampled 19/Feb/2015
Appearance: Clear, rust coloured with golden glints.
Aroma: Raspberry and blackberry with underlying cardamom and citrus. Red wine, a touch of vanilla, Christmas spice and faint grassiness.
Taste: Red berry, citrus and cardamom with underlying piney juniper. Water brings out faint sweetness.
Aftertaste: Lingering berry spice and vanilla.
Overall: Great in a Martinez.
Difford's Guide rating: 5+/5
Review and Tasting
Sampled on 14/12/2015
(batch 2) Clear, pale rust coloured with golden glints.
Pine, dried fruit and raspberry with underlying cardamom, citrus, vanilla, Christmas spice and faint grassiness.
Dry piney juniper, zesty citrus, red berry fruit and cardamom. Water brings out faint berry sweetness.
Lime zest, dried berry fruit and warming spice.
Spicy pine, berry fruit and zesty citrus. Great in a Martinez.