Pierre Ferrand Dry Curaçao

Difford's Guide
User Rating (13 ratings)

You must be logged in to add items to Your Favourites

Click here to login

You must be logged in to add items to Your Wish List

Click here to login

Buy direct from

Difford's Guide
We're currently unable to ship this product to your region.
Bottle size: 70cl
$35.68 USD
Choose your preferred shop:
Difford’s Guide

alc./vol: 40%

Proof: 80°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: Unaged

Product of: Product of France France

Certificate

Cognac Ferrand's innovative owner Alexandre Gabriel, followed an old recipe and modified it to create this curaçao. While Curaçao and sweet oranges are the main ingredients, vanilla, prunes and lemon peel are amongst the other botanicals called for in the old recipe.

Alexandre has kept the sugar content to a minimum for a truly 'dry curaçao' at just 180 grams per litre.

You must be logged in to add your own notes

Click here to login

Review and Tasting


Sampled on 11/12/2021

Appearance:

Clear, bright golden amber

Aroma:

Mandarin (small sweet orange) zest with lemon zest and vanilla influenced stewed fruit aromas.

Taste:

Slightly sweet, but beautifully balanced and far from cloying. Zesty orange with vanilla, rosewater-like floral flavours, delicate cinnamon and black pepper spice.

Aftertaste:

Long, cleansing, zesty orange with enlivening spice.

Overall:

As the name suggests, this curaçao is dry and the minimal sugar content many mean that cocktail recipes designed with a sweeter curaçao in mind are thrown a touch out of balance. That dryness makes this liqueur very quaffable when enjoyed neat as a nightcap.

Join the Discussion


... comment(s) for Pierre Ferrand Dry Curacao

You must log in to your account to make a comment.

Report comment

Buy direct from

Difford's Guide
We're currently unable to ship this product to your region.
Bottle size: 70cl
$35.68 USD
Choose your preferred shop:
Difford’s Guide

Difford's Guide Certification

Certificate

Update information/image

Product Information

Size (ml): 700

Composition

Sugar content 180g/litre

More about Pierre Ferrand Dry Curacao

Produced by: Maison Ferrand
UK distribution by: Identity Drinks Brands Ltd

You must be logged in to submit a rating

Click here to login