The Whisky Exchange
Aged: No age statement
Product of: France
The original liqueur formulated by Brother Antoine from the 'elixir' (Chartreuse Elixir Végétal). Green Chartreuse is flavoured with extracts from 132 botanicals with its distinctive colour coming from the chlorophyll in these plants.
Review and Tasting
Sampled on 07/08/2012
Clear, light jade green.
Pungent, complex herbal nose with angelica, pine, lime cordial/lime marmalade, peppermint, tonka bean, anis and cocoa.
Strong stuff in every respect with herbaceous and fresh vegetal flavours. The complex flavours include lemon zest, mint, pine, aniseed and tobacco.
Peppermint and aniseed with ginger heat.