Pisco 100 Acholado

Pisco

Pisco 100 // Peru

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  • Distiller Score

    87
  • Avg. Rating

    4.0
    4 out of 5 stars
    ( 2 )

Pisco 100 is an acholado, which means a blend of grape varieties. Each bottle is the ultmate result of eighteen pounds of quebranta, italia, and torontel grapes which are stomped on by foot to release the juice that will be fermented and distilled into the final product.

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    NAS
  • abv
    42.0
  • Pisco
    Brandy distilled from grapes and produced in either Peru or Chile. In Peru, there are eight allowable grapes and in Chile, there are three. Peruvian Pisco is distilled only once in a pot-still and no wood aging is allowed. Peruvian pisco cannot have any alterations including dilution. Chilean pisco can be distilled multiple times, can be aged, and can be diluted prior to bottling.
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Tasting Notes

"Rustic and full of character, this is all about the earthy, resinous side of Pisco. Pine needles, cedar-closet-planks, and some faint gasoline aromas, almost suggest a funky aromatic grappa, if not for the signature dried apricot and sultana raisins on the palate. "

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Flavor Profile

Earthy & Herbal