Category: Quinquinas (kinas)
Product of: Belgium
Amer Picon is made with fresh and dried orange peel macerated in neutral alcohol and then distilled. Dried gentian roots and quinquina are macerated separately. These two base flavoured spirits are then blended together along with sugar and caramel. Read more
Sampled on 17/02/2013
Clear, tawny amber with glints of burnished bronze.
Zesty orange and quinine with faint mocha coffee.
Bittersweet, lightly syrupy, bitter orange zest, quinine, orange juice, boiled cabbage and mocha coffee.
Long lingering orange zest with quinine complexity.