No age statement
Category: Oude genevers
Product of: Netherlands
The square bottle's long rectangular label declares ‘Aromatic Schiedam Schnapps’ but the tiny print at the bottom indicates that this is, indeed, a style of jenever. Henkes has been made for over 200 years and is highly regarded in Nigeria where it is used at births, marriages and deaths ceremonies. Read more
Sampled on 18/07/2012
Fragrant oily hay and toasted nuts with faint freshly baked apple pie.
Mellow with oily brazil nuttiness and rich notes of meat stock, baked apples, cinnamon, nutmeg and cloves. The juniper flavour is somewhat masked by the other strong botanicals.
Brasil nuts and lingering Christmas spice.
Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap