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Holly Hill Farms

Holly Hill Farms
NV Egg Nogg, Germany

Pair this wine with:
Dessert

Category: Wine-Based Cream Specialty

Date Tasted:
Country: Germany
Alcohol: 13.9% RS: <1%
88 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$6.99
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Holly Hill Farms
NV Egg Nogg, Germany

Pair this wine with:
Dessert

Category: Wine-Based Cream Specialty

Date Tasted:
Country: Germany
Alcohol: 13.9% RS: <1%
Opaque creamy golden yellow color. Confected aromas and flavors of egg tart, ground nutmeg, vanilla bean gelato, and lemon yogurt with a creamy, vibrant, very sweet fat body and a sleek, medium-length finish with notes of orange pekoe tea, spiced pears, sugar cookies, animal crackers, and gingersnaps. A creamy festive treat to brighten the holidays.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Fruity, Juicy & Smooth & Rich & Full
Aroma Aroma: egg tart, ground nutmeg, vanilla bean gelato, and lemon yogurt
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with notes of orange pekoe tea, spiced pears, sugar cookies, animal crackers, and gingersnaps
Sweetness Sweetness: Very Sweet
Enjoy Enjoy: Now on its own and with food
Recipes Pairing: Strawberry Shortcake, Creme Brulee, Mixed Berries
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A creamy festive treat to brighten the holidays.

The Producer or Importer

Mack & Schuhle Inc.

The Producer or  Importer
1221 Brickell Ave
Suite 770
Miami, FL 33181
USA
1 786-388-0660

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Wine-Based Cream Specialty

A Wine-Based Cream Specialty is a wine-based cream liqueur-like beverage. These sweet and creamy treats are great to sip chilled after dinner or mixed into dessert cocktails. They are commonly styled as Irish Creams, Eggnogs, and other holiday cream liqueurs. As a non-spirit alcohol beverages, these products often fit the needs of restaurants and retailers with a "wine and beer only" license that can't legally sell spirits. They are a also profitable category as they are taxed at a lower rate than spirits.