G.E. Massenez Poire Williams Eau-de-Vie
G.E. Massenez // Alsace, France
G.E. Massenez Poire Williams Eau-de-Vie is made from ripe, hand-picked Williams pears. Around 20 pounds of fruit are needed to create just one bottle of eau-de-vie. The Massenez family has been distilling since the 1870s with third generation Gabriel Eugène Massenez establishing the brand in the 1950s.
Eau-de-VieMost often referring to clear, unaged brandy distilled from wine from any type of fruit. Some styles are macerated with skins after distillation which provide color.