Category: Aperitif wine
Product of: France
This bittersweet Corsican aperitif is based on a mistelle (grape must) of island grown Muscat and Vermentinu grapes, flavoured with various plants, fruits and spices, including macerations of cinchona bark (quinquina or quinine) and macerations of local citron (cédrat) fruit. Read more
Sampled on 22/09/2017
Clear, rust red.
Quinine and citrus with floral honeysuckle and elderflower.
Bittersweet. Quinine bitterness partially offsetting grape, caramel and honeyed sweetness with complex herbal notes (particularly rosemary).
Lingering quinine bitterness with herbs and white pepper spice.
Muscular herbal quinine bitterness is made more approachable with light caramel and honeyed fruity sweetness.
Barcode UPC: 3 268140 000121
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap