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Domaine de Canton

Domaine de Canton
French Ginger Liqueur

Category: Herb/Spice Liqueur

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 28%
88 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$34

Domaine de Canton
French Ginger Liqueur

Category: Herb/Spice Liqueur

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 28%
Straw yellow color. Aromas and flavors of pickled ginger and candied ginger, slightly singed whole grain toast, lavender soap, pine, mint, and and green pepper with a glycerous, lively, off-dry medium-to-full body and a tingling, elegant, medium-long finish with nuances of ginger, white and purple flowers, clove, cinnamon, and and juniper. Rich and warming, could make an amazing holiday-themed cocktail, spice up some coffee, or even elevate some cookies.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Spicy & Complex
Aroma Aroma: pickled ginger and candied ginger, slightly singed whole grain toast, lavender soap, pine, mint, and and green pepper
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with nuances of ginger, white and purple flowers, clove, cinnamon, and and juniper
Smoothness Smoothness: Tingling
Enjoy Enjoy: in cocktails
Cocktail Cocktails: Negroni, Pimm's Cup, Boulevardier
Bottom Line Bottom Line: Rich and warming, could make an amazing holiday-themed cocktail, spice up some coffee, or even elevate some cookies.

The Producer or Importer

Heaven Hill Brands

The Producer or  Importer
4500 Bowling Boulevard
Ste 300
Louisville, KY 40207
USA
1 502-348-3921

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Herb-Spice Liqueur

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Serve in a Copita
Herb/spice liqueurs are alcoholic beverages that contain added flavor from the addition of spices, herbs, barks or roots. There are many famous herbal liqueurs in Europe, some of them produced by monks or other religious orders; some of these contain more than 100 herbs as part of the recipes!

These liqueurs are most often served neat, although some are mixed with water and/or ice. Most have an alcoholic range between 35%-55%.