Cointreau Guignolet Cherry Liqueur

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alc./vol:
20%

Proof:
40°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
Unaged

Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap

Product of: Product of France France


Cointreau’s Guignolet Liqueur is a reincarnation of the first recipes from the archives of la Maison Cointreau, hence the retro label. Cherries were brought the region by King Rene, who lived at the Chateau D'Angers, close to the Cointreau Distillery.

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 02/03/2017

Appearance

Clear, burgundy red.

Aroma

Cherry, Bakewell Tart, cinnamon, almond, leathery marzipan and prune jam.

Taste

Fruit cake, dried apricot, cherry and prune jam with mild cinnamon.

Aftertaste

Prune jam, cherry boiled sweets (hard candy) and mild cinnamon.

Overall

Guignolet are a style of cherry liqueur that are complex and multidimensional with distinctive jammy prune flavours – this example from Cointreau is an excellent.

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