Category: Dry Vermouths
Product of: United Kingdom
A silver birch wine fermented from the sap of the trees that surround is fortified and infused with a blend of herbs and spices, including wormwood. Blackdown Silver Birch claims to be England’s first white vermouth.
Sampled on 21/01/2016
Clear, very faint straw yellow, virtually crystal clear.
Herbal, with whiffs of oxidised wine/vinegar, wormwood, silver birch and chamomile.
Herbal, piney and grassy with wormwood and subtle white pepper spice.
Grassy finish with pine and wormwood.
It’s a vermouth but not as you know it. This English vermouth is made with silver birch syrup and is certainly unusual with herbal, wormwood, grassy and chamomile notes.
Barcode UPC: 2 060188 288216
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Natural cork stopper