Riserva Carlo Alberto Bianco Vermouth

Difford's Guide

alc./vol: 18%

Proof: 36°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: No age statement

Product of: Product of Italy Italy

Flavoured with 25 botanicals including berries, spices, fruit and flowers, infused in 45% neutral alcohol for 40 days. This is filtered and blended with DOGC Asti Muscat and DOGC Caluso Erbaluce wines and cask aged for three to six months.

Literally fit for a king, Riserva Carlo Alberto vermouths are said to originate from a recipe made for King Carlo Alberto (1831 to 1849), the King of the small state of Piedmont-Sardinia in the House of Savoy in 1837. The regal recipe passed to a vintner, Tumalin Baracco Bartolomé de Baracho, who named the vermouth after the king and started commercial production.

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 13/02/2014


Clear, golden amber.


Herbal and grassy with tarragon, jasmine floral aromas and zesty citrus.


Light honeyed sweetness with balancing herbal bitterness and zesty citrus. Coriander, gentian and cardamom predominate.


Dry herbal with lingering tarragon, gentian and coriander.

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