Bénédictine D.O.M. Liqueur

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alc./vol: 40%

Proof: 80°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: No age statement

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.
Bénédictine is good served long with soda or tonic and is closely associated with classic cocktails such as the Singapore Sling, Vieux Carré and La Louisiane. Bénédictine mixes well with cognac, whisk(e)y, gin and vodka. Also to try 1 part Bénédictine with 3 parts hot jasmine tea as a toddy.

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 30/09/2012


Clear, coppery amber with copper flecks.


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


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


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

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Product Information

Barcode UPC: 3 035551 511009
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap

More about Benedictine D.O.M.

Produced by: Distillerie Bénédictine S.A.
Owned by: Bacardi Limited
UK distribution by: William Grant & Sons UK Ltd
UK trade PR by: MC2 Communications

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