La Fée XS Francaise Absinthe

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Barcode UPC: No barcode
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap

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Παράγεται από:: La Fee Absinthe
Owned by: BBH Spirits/Green Utopia/La Fée LLP
UK distribution by: Cellar Trends Ltd
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alc./vol: 68%

Proof: 136°

Χρονιά: Non-vintage

Παλαίωση: Unaged

Classified an amer, meaning a higher level of wormwood than is usual is used in its production. Due to being coloured soft yellow-green by chlorophyll without artificial colouring this absinthe is packaged in a brown bottle to protect its contents from the detrimental effects of ultraviolet light.
A wine based French absinthe from Pontarlier, the ingredients are split in two different herbal parts and these are macerated in the wine based alcohol and distilled separately. The resulting distillates are blended and then redistilled. Lastly a herbal sack is steeped in the distillate to add natural colour and the final balance of flavour. The absinthe is rested in large oak barrels prior to bottling.

It is recommended to dilute La Fée XS Francaise with 4 to 6 parts water, according to taste.

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Η γευσιγνωσία έγινε στις 06/12/2010

Όψη:

(Bottle No. 869 of 1182, group 0106F) Pale milky green, louches when water is added.

Μύτη:

Initial strong anise flavour is quickly joined by bitter wormwood and spice notes.

Στόμα:

Sampled with the addition of three parts water, this makes a lightly aniseedy drink with spice and vegetable notes. The addition of sugar greatly improves the experience and magnifies the more subtle camomile notes.

Επίγευση:

Very clean and fresh compared to lesser absinthes.

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