No age statement
Category: Swiss Absinthe Verte
Product of: Switzerland
Distilled by the only female Swiss distiller, Gaudentia Persoz, Green Velvet VAL. 340 obtains is green colour and flavour from the herbs of Jura, including aniseed, fennel and a dash of lemon balm.
Sampled on 11/06/2013
Clear, the palest of straw.
(hydrated) Mellow nose (despite the abv) with old fashioned liquorice sweets, anis and fennel seeds.
Refreshing astringent but light with liquorice quickly giving way to anis, fennel and wormwood herbaceousness.
Fades with herbaceous complexity and lingering liquorice and menthol emerging.
Closure: Natural cork stopper