Benedictine D.O.M. Liqueur

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alc./vol:
40%

Proof:
80°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
No age statement

Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap

Product of: Product of France France

Bénédictine is based on brandy and neutral spirit and flavoured with 56 different herbs and spices with saffron to give the amber hue. These herbs are used in four different preparations, three using distillations and one maceration, all aged independently before blending and further aging. Read more

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 30/09/2012

Appearance

Clear, coppery amber with copper flecks.

Aroma

Fresh citrus peel, cardamom, cedar wood, nutmeg, sage and mace.

Taste

Silky, honeyed, lightly spiced with saffron, ginger, cardamom, cloves and citrus zestiness.

Aftertaste

Warming notes of mocha coffee, fudge, vanilla and pine sap emerge and last through the zesty, saffron and gingerbread finish.

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