Nouaison Gin Reserve Matured in Cognac Cask

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Product Information

Barcode UPC: 3700209601127
Bottle Size: 500 ml
Closure: Agglomerated cork stopper

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Gluten free

More about Nouaison Gin Reserve

Produced by: Maison Villevert
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alc./vol: 42%

Proof: 84°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: No age statement

Product of: Product of France France

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Nouason Reserve Gin is based on spirit distilled from French grapes, redistilled with botanicals using traditional gin methods, then aged in casks seasoned with cognac from Maison Villevert's own Domaine Le Pérat.

Review and Tasting


Sampled on 06/10/2020

Appearance:

Clear, golden amber [sample bottle No. 1798 from batch No. LP-A20/02]

Aroma:

Piney juniper and brandied lightly spiced oak with nutty angelica root and candied ginger from the coriander seeds.

Taste:

Piney juniper soaked brandied, beautifully most ginger cake dried with oak tannins and invigorated with Christmassy spice.

Aftertaste:

Piney and spicy with ginger cake.

Overall:

Cognac meets gin served with light bitter oak tannins balancing rich ginger cake. Forget the tonic, this gin is best appreciated neat.

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