Cynar Ricetta Originale Artichoke Amaro Liqueur

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alc./vol: 16.5%

Proof: 33°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: No age statement

Product of: Product of Italy Italy

Created in 1949, this Italian aperitif is flavoured with artichoke leaves (Cynara scolymus), from which the drink derives its name and 12 other botanicals. Cynar (pronounced "chee-nahr") is usually served on-the-rocks with a slice of orange and soda or tonic as an apéritif.

Gruppo Campari have owned, manufactured and distributed Cynar since 1995.

Review and Tasting


Sampled on 23/11/2016

Appearance:

Clear, toffee-brown amber with ruby flecks.

Aroma:

Pickled gherkin/walnut, raspberry cane, tomato glasshouse and faint smokiness.

Taste:

Bittersweet stewed vegetable, caramel and toffee with quinine bitterness and cinnamon spice.

Aftertaste:

Long lingering quinine bitterness with muddled mint stems and lightly smoky caramel.

Overall:

Bittersweet and mildly spicy with smoothing caramel richness. Enjoy chilled as an after dinner digestivo or in cocktail recipes.

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Size (ml): 700

More about Cynar

Produced by: Davide Campari Milano Spa (Novi L)
Owned by: Gruppo Campari
UK distribution by: Campari UK
UK consumer PR by: Genuine PR