No age statement
Category: British Green Ginger Wines
Product of: United Kingdom
The recipe used to make Stones is said to date from 1740 while the brand name dates from the mid-nineteenth century, when the wine was sold by Joseph Stone, a London grocer. Stone asked the Finsbury Distilling Company to make a ginger wine under his name. Read more
Sampled on 21/04/2013
Clear, mahogany amber with coppery highlights.
Candied ginger and vermouth with Christmassy spice.
Initially sweet and slightly syrupy before fiery ginger root spice emerges and dominates with dried fruit and vermouth-like complexity.
Long, powerfully spicy honeyed ginger finish.
Barcode UPC: 5 010186 013935
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap