St-Germain Elderflower Liqueur

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alc./vol:
20%

Proof:
40°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
Unaged

Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap

Product of: Product of France France

St-Germain is the world’s first elderflower liqueur, made with hand-picked elderflower petals macerated in grape neutral spirit within 48 hours of being picked, sweetened with 180g sugar per litre, presented in its distinctive Belle Epoque-style bottle. Read more

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 18/04/2016

Appearance

(sample bot No. 09070-12) Clear, pale straw.

Aroma

Clean, delicately fragrant with integrated fruit notes (peach, pear, grapefruit and tinned lychee).

Taste

Lightly syrupy with floral elderflower, balanced with assertive citric acidity and lemon zest. With notes of lemon meringue pie, pear, passion fruit and sweet pastry.

Aftertaste

Long elderflower finish with gooseberry and lingering citric acidity.

Overall

Sweet floral elderflower balanced with assertive citric acidity, St-Germain mixes so well in cocktails that it has been described as

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