Pornstar Cocktail (pre-mixed bottled cocktail liqueur)

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alc./vol:
14.9%

Proof:
29.8°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
Unaged

Closure: Natural cork stopper

Product of: Product of Netherlands Netherlands

Due to its popularity, you’ve probably drank, made or at least heard of a Porn Star Martini - this is the pre-mixed bottled version. The original cocktail was created back in 2002 by Douglas Ankrah... Read more

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 02/03/2017

Appearance

Opaque, tangerine orange.

Aroma

Vanilla (reminiscent of soft-scoop vanilla ice-cream) and tropical fruit.

Taste

Assertive citric acidity balances sweet, sugary passion fruit with cream-of-soda vanilla.

Aftertaste

More ice-cream-like vanilla, tropical fruit and citric acidity.

Overall

Sampled neat, this particular Porn Star is overly fruity and a tad acidic, but follow the instructions on the bottle and serve over ice, then both temperature and dilution tone the drink down, add balance and reveal smoothing cream-of-soda vanilla. I suspect that folk whose usual bar call is a “Porn Star Martini” will approve of this bottled rendition of their cocktail of choice, but they’d probably also prefer a freshly made version based on a quality vodka infused with vanilla pods and shaken with fresh fruit (see our Porn Star Martini recipe). That said those same drinkers are sure to love the convenience of this bottled version for home consumption – it’s not a bad rendition, although it is let down by it's gaudy sleeved packaging.

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