Hennessy Very Special
Cognac — FranceTastedSweet and caramel upfront, followed by a strong smokey flavor which convert the brandy from sweet to bitter. The finishing note returns to sweet, pleasant, and soft - with a soft oaky taste.
Roku Gin Select Edition
Modern Gin — JapanTastedStraight: goes in smooth and earthy, with slightly sour plum notes at the end Mixed (fever tree tonic): tonic water changes the profile a bit, it lightens the Gin and amplifies the floral notes. The plum note reduces.
Suntory Whisky Toki
Blended — JapanTastedSweet and floral after note, slightly floral and oaky on the nose
B&B by Bénédictine
Herbal/Spice Liqueurs — FranceTastedSweet, smooth, low ethanol, blends well in cocktails or neat
Kirkland Blended Scotch Whiskey
Blended — ScotlandTastedupfront woody notes, oaky. Slight sweetness. subtle earthy, caramel notes at the end. low ethanol burn
Kirkland Signature French Vodka
Unflavored Vodka — FranceTastedneat: smooth, low (almost no) ethanol burn, virtually flavorless with a slight floral lingering note. mixed: undetectable
Milagro Silver Tequila
Tequila Blanco — Los Altos, Jalisco, MexicoTastedNeat: Initial notes are sweet (reminiscent of brown sugar) and earthy. Slightly floral. Astringent. Moderate ethanol burn, doesn't leave much in terms of lingering notes. Mixed: lends itself well to mixed drinks. offers a smooth, almost creamy mouth feel. Adds a soft floral component.
Triple Sec/Curaçao — FranceTastedServed neat: Fresh and fragrant orange (citrus) taste upfront, with continuous sipping sweetness increases to a candy like taste which lingers. low ethanol burn. Pairs beautifully with dark chocolate
Goldschläger Schnapps Liqueur
Other Liqueurs — SwitzerlandTastedHeavy, upfront cinnamon flavor (reminiscent of Big Red gum). As sweet as an average schnapp. Moderate ethanol burn.
Glenfiddich 12 Year
Single Malt — Speyside, ScotlandTastedimmediate: sweet, honey, and woody notes lingering: oak, molasses