Category: French Absinthe Verte
Product of: France
La Maison Fontaine is a blanche absinthe, or 'clear' absinthe. It is distilled in Pontarlier, the spiritual home of absinthe, and is flavoured with 15 botanicals, including Pontarlier-grown Grande Absinthe, green anise and fennel.
Sampled on 17/09/2012
Crystal clear. With water louches cloudy milky white with faint bluish tint.
Inviting confectioner's liquorice with green anise and fennel. Clean and fresh with an almost menthol quality and faint lavender.
Superbly clean, green anise and fennel with peppermint freshness and faint camomile.
Long fresh finish with anise and white pepper.
Closure: Synthetic stopper