& Ilse who brought me a miniature.
The nose is
honeysweet on nougat, mildly floral (think dried grass or hay) and barely
spicy. I also get some dried apricots, but little else. No, wait… patience
makes it more fruity. Some peach and mandarin shine through. It does remain
On the palate, it is
mildly sour and bitter. Seville oranges, grapefruit and clear hints of wine.
This might have been a Sauternes cask. Unfortunately, there is also some
bubblegum in the back of the throat, revealing the young age.
The finish is rather
short and allows some nutmeg to pierce through.