Category: Gentian liqueurs
Product of: United States
Inspired by Gaetan Picon’s amer (bitters) first produced in 1837, Golden Moon says they have “recreated his original manufacturing processes and acquired the original type of ingredients used by the legendary distiller.” Golden Moon Amer dit Picon was first released in July 2013.
Sampled on 19/11/2013
Slightly hazy, tawny amber with glints of burnished bronze. (Sample deposited a fine sediment when left).
Zesty orange, quinine, balsa wood, sweet almond and pecan pie with cold tea, stewed plums, figs, cinnamon, nutmeg and faint mocha coffee.
Bittersweet with powerful cinnamon spice, herbal notes and drying quinine. Slight sweetness, bitter orange zest, orange juice and mocha coffee.
Closure: Synthetic stopper