Category: Orgeat (almond) syrups
Product of: France
Monin's Almond Syrup uses no artificial flavourings - only good quality almonds to capture a truly authentic flavour, and makes it to a precise sweetness of 61.30 brix (meaning there's 61.3g of sugar to every 100g of syrup).
Sampled on 26/07/2016
(sample bottle BBE Feb/16) Cloudy, opaque milky grey.
Toasted biscotti with dairy aromas, Play-doh, almond and Battenberg cake.
Sugared almond and Battenberg cake with faint steamed banana leaf and fresh rosemary with gum Arabic-like thickness.
Icing sugar, fading with sugared almonds and nougat.
A nose with notes somewhat reminiscent of Play-doh leads to a rich palate with flavours of sugared almond and Battenberg cake.
Closure: Non-refillable screw caps