Carpano Punt e Mes

Vermouth

Carpano // Italy

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Developed by Carpano in 1870, Punt e Mes translates to "point and a half" which in this case refers to the ratio of sweet to bitter. In other words, it's a vermouth with half a dose of bitter added.

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It is still a dark red, sweet vermouth, but its bitter qualities put it nearer an amaro in flavor. Bottled at 16% ABV.

Developed by Carpano in 1870, Punt e Mes translates to "point and a half" which in this case refers to the ratio of sweet to bitter. In other words, it's a vermouth with half a dose of bitter added. It is still a dark red, sweet vermouth, but its bitter qualities put it nearer an amaro in flavor. Bottled at 16% ABV.

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  • abv
    16.0
  • Vermouth
    Vermouth is a type of aromatized wine. It is fortified and flavored with botanicals typically featuring Artemisia absinthium (wormwood) as the primary bittering agent. In the EU, it must be made from 75% wine and its ABV is 14.5-22%. Vermouth styles range from extra dry to sweet.
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