Amaro Quintessentia

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Quintessentia Amaro is a digestif made from grappa infused with herbs, plus grain alcohol, and ingredients that include caramelized sugar, bitter orange, cinchona, galenga, gentian, liquorice, quassia wood, rhubarb, saffron, sweet orange and tamarind.The grappa used is made from a blend of Ribolla, Traminer and Verduzzo grapes. The roots and herbs come from Fruili district, from the area called "Carnia" which is a semi-mountainous region on the Austrian border.Quintessentia Amaro is a reddish-amber colour and has an herby fragrance, with a mildly bitter spicy taste, with a touch of liquorice and sweet, burnt orange. The taste lasts in the mouth. It is aged in oak barrels for 5 years. Quintessentia Amaro is less syrupy than some other Italian bitters and is 35% alcohol. It is best served straight up, slightly chilled, around 53 to 59 F (12 to 15 C.)
CA$48.63
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Wine Of Origin

Udine, Italy

Supplier

Grappa Nonino

Style

Amaro, aperatif, digestive, bitters, spirits

Body

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Varietal

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Release Date

December, 2016

Vintage

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Bottle Size

700ml

Alcohol/Volume

35

Viticulture

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