Category: Bitter (amero) liqueurs
Product of: Netherlands
Made with wormwood, star anise and other botanicals, this bitter-sweet Dutch liqueur was first made in 1821 by the Hennekens family at their distillery in Beek, Limburg. In 1980 the brand was purchased by Lucas Bols and the original distillery in Beek closed and turned into a museum.
Sampled on 07/04/2013
Clear, pale golden.
Herbs and spices – particularly caraway and aniseed. Quite kummel-like.
Dry and bitter-sweet and spicy with balsawood and cashew nuttiness, bitter barky notes and tongue tingling spice.
Long spicy finish with wormwood bitterness.
Barcode UPC: 8 716000 059970
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap