Chartreuse Verte (Green Chartreuse) Liqueur

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alc./vol:
55%

Proof:
110°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
No age statement

Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap

Product of: Product of France France

The original liqueur formulated by Brother Antoine from the ‘elixir’ (Chartreuse Elixir Végétal). Green Chartreuse is flavoured with extracts from 132 botanicals with its distinctive colour coming from the chlorophyll in these plants.

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 07/08/2012

Appearance

Clear, light jade green.

Aroma

Pungent, complex herbal nose with angelica, pine, lime cordial/lime marmalade, peppermint, tonka bean, anis and cocoa.

Taste

Strong stuff in every respect with herbaceous and fresh vegetal flavours. The complex flavours include lemon zest, mint, pine, aniseed and tobacco.

Aftertaste

Peppermint and aniseed with ginger heat.

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