Woodruff - asperula


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A perennial plant of 15-20cm with delicate white flowers, its taste and aroma soften the grappa, imparting a characteristic aroma that evokes Trentino woods.

The woodruff grows in the woods of our Monte Bondone, the mountain above our town of Aldeno and symbol of the city of Trento

The Woodruff contains vitamin C (the leaves). Its properties are: purifying, diuretic, sedative, tonic, antiseptic. In the past Woodruff dried was used to scent linen, ward off insects and purify the air of rooms in the house

Ingredients :
Teroldego and other fresh and selected Trentino grape skins, Woodruff plant
Distillation :
Alembic with a steam discontinuous system - steam bain-marie
Colour :
bright, clear
Aroma:
fine, intense
Taste :
pleasant, persistent and slightly sweet.
Capacity:
0,70 lt - 0,20 lt bottel
Alcoholic content:
40% vol.
Ageing:
in stainless steel tanks
Serving temperature:
between 12 ° C and 14 ° C

Has recently become an indispensible ingredient as a base of particular cocktails.

Before tasting in the tulip glass, the grappa must be allowed to breathe in the glass for a couple of minutes so that the aromas and the perfect balance between flavours and aromas can be appreciated to the full.

Recommended use; as an aperitif, in espresso coffees, as digestif or at any time during the day. Perfect for enjoying a relaxing moment or meditation, maybe accompanied by a good cigar.
 

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