Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap
Product of: Poland
Lanique is the brand name under which Lancut (pronounced 'Wan-tsut') Distillery in southeast Poland exports to the UK. The distillery was founded in 1784 by Princess Lubomirska and it is said that this is where Pierre Smirnoff learnt his trade.
Sampled on 26/11/2014
Clear, lurid pinky mauve.
Soapy Turkish delight-like rose scented with aggressive spirit aromas.
Syrupy but with sweetness balanced by obvious high alcohol strength peppery spirit notes. Slight acetone-like note detracts from the Turkish delight, rose water favour.
Sweet, milk chocolate and rose water with cracked black pepper spirit spicyness.