Isolabella Sambuca Extra Fine Liqueur

Difford's Guide

alc./vol: 40%

Proof: 80°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: Unaged

Product of: Product of Italy Italy

Guido Isolabella created the first bottle of Isolabella Sambuca in Milan, Italy in 1871. Today it is made by Illva Saronno, better known for producing DiSaronno, the famous amaretto liqueur.

Review and Tasting


Sampled on 29/10/2012

Appearance:

Crystal clear.

Aroma:

Subdued nose compared to some other sambucas. Clean anise, liquorice and fennel with black peppery alcohol.

Taste:

Very sweet with clean, rich aniseed, strong liquorice and hints of Parma Violets.

Aftertaste:

Aggressive peppery alcohol burn. This sambuca is clean and straight forward with strong, sweet aniseed, perhaps lacking subtle complexity.

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Product Information

Barcode UPC: 8 001110 161881
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap

More about Isolabella Sambuca

Produced by: ILLVA Saronno Holding S.p.A.
Owned by: I.L.L.V.A. Saronno Holding S.p.A.
UK distribution by: William Grant & Sons UK Ltd
UK trade PR by: Touch PR