This gin is complicated. The taste is the true taste of junipers highlighted by the citrus and the sweetness of the apples, elderflowers and hops. It has a beautiful and textured mouth feel due to the luscious organic apples and the naturally pure water taken straight from the aquifer that runs underneath their orchards. Try it with a slice of apple rather than lemon.
The famous aniseed flavoured aperitif from Marseille. In accordance with Paul Ricard’s original recipe, Ricard pastis should be served cold. It should be prepared by adding 10cl of chilled water to 2cl of Ricard and then adding the ice cubes last. This ritual will release the full aroma of the anise. The unique recipe makes for an ideal combination with cordials (like pomegranate, mint, orgeat or grapefruit) or fruit juices (mango, strawberry, cranberry). 70cl bottle
Baron de Sigognac Bas Armagnac VS is beautiful, delicate, rich flavour, combining sweetness and spiciness. A unique and stylish Armagnac. A three star, or "VS," Armagnac is a mix of several Armagnacs that have seen at least two years of aging in wood.
Produced in Piedmont, Italy, the traditional Italian liqueur Frangelico is created using fresh wild hazelnuts combined with hints of vanilla and dark chocolate to give the rich yet delicate flavours. Best enjoyed alone or in a myriad of drinks and coffees.
Menthe BRIOTTET, prepared from a base of finely sweetened essential essence of mint, gives and impression of pureness, balance and extreme freshness. A delicious fragrance is given off. It is best serves with ice, diluted with fizzy water for its refreshing and digestive virtues. With desserts, it marries well with chocolate or raspberries. But you can also show some originality in drinking it like the people of Kentucky, who serve bourbon with a dash of mint.
On the nose there are spices, very fruity, oaky and tangy with mixed peels, mainly orange. The palate is woody, dry, all sorts of intense caramel, very fruity, butterscotch. The finish is medium to long finish, tangy and toasty.
This is a rich, dark creme de cacao (cocoa liqueur) from Edmond Briottet, made with cocoa beans sourced all the way from Ghana. The cocoa beans are steeped in alcohol, sweetened and then bottled, and the result pairs beautifully with coffee!