Tungi St. Helena Liqueur

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  • alc./vol:
    43.2%

    Proof:
    86.4°

    Vintage:
    Non-vintage

    Aged:
    Unaged

    Category: Pear Eaux-de-Vie

    Product of: Product of Saint Helena Saint Helena


    Tungi (pronounced “Toon-Jee”) is an eau-de-vie distilled from the fermented juice of the prickly pear, which grows wild on the remote Atlantic island of Saint Helena. A British overseas territory, Saint Helena is most famous as the place where Napoleon was exiled in 1815, and where he died in 1821. Read more

    Review and Tasting

    Sampled on 31/03/2013

    Appearance

    Crystal clear.

    Aroma

    Pungent, reminiscent of grappa but with notes of hairspray and pear drops.

    Taste

    Fiery with fruity pear notes and cracked black pepper heat.

    Aftertaste

    Incredibly lasting. Black pepper and pear re-emerge but the dominant note is sour.

    Further product information

    Barcode UPC: 5 001035 601700
    Bottle Size: 700 ml
    Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap

    More about Tungi

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