Gruppo Caffo

Liquorice Liqueur

Liquorice Liqueur, Caffo

Liquorice Liqueur, Caffo
  • Licorice liqueur produced by Caffo Liquirizia in Vibo Valentia, Italy
  • Made from 100% Calabrian licorice root in the traditional Calabrian method using hot water for extraction without chemicals or solvents
  • No added sugars, coloring, or additives
  • The nose displays rich aromas of vanilla, cacao, toasted brioche, and nutmeg with a molasses-esque acidity; the palate is surprisingly vibrant and bright up front, with licorice, vanilla, dark maple syrup, and kola nut transitioning to a finish of toasted pecans and even more licorice
  • 27% ABV

The world’s first 100% Calabrian licorice liqueur, this novel liqueur is produced using a traditional Calabrian method of licorice preparation which has remained unchanged for over 300 years. Caffo has a special distillery dedicated solely to the production and processing of licorice. This delicious and intriguing expression of licorice is sure to be savored by fans of anisettes, amari, or herbal liqueurs.

Info

Producer:
Vintage:
NV
Country:
Italy
Region:
Calabria
Spirit Type:
Liqueur
Spirit Sub Type:
Botanical/Floral/Herbal/Root/Spiced

Sizes Available

Full Bottle IT-XGC-11-NV 12/750ml

Tasting Notes

Caffo Liquorice Liqueur is the world’s first 100% Calabrian licorice liqueur. Produced at Caffo Liquirizia in Vibo Valentia, Italy, the traditional Calabrian method of licorice root extraction by means of hot water is used without chemicals or solvents and no added sugars, coloring, or flavorings.

The result is one of the most exciting and unexpected expressions of licorice available, with a depth and complexity akin to an amaro. The nose displays rich aromas of vanilla, cacao, toasted brioche, and nutmeg with a molasses-esque acidity. The palate is surprisingly vibrant and bright up front, with licorice, vanilla, dark maple syrup, and kola nut transitioning to a finish of toasted pecans and even more licorice. This delicious and intriguing expression of licorice is sure to be savored by fans of anisettes, amari, or herbal liqueurs. 27% ABV.