Somerset Cider Brandy Co. Blackcurrant Liqueur

Somerset Cider Brandy Co. Blackcurrant Liqueur

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£16

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350ml

hometipple team taste test...

“Look no further, this is the blackcurrant liqueur you want for your brunch cocktail affairs. Juicy, bright and dangerously drinkable, very concentrated and a little goes a long way, but a lot takes you even further.”

what producer says
Made using whole Somerset blackcurrants infused for six months with our Apple Eau de Vie.

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    Description

    Made using whole Somerset blackcurrants infused for six months with our Apple Eau de Vie.

    Meet the producer

    In 1560 just up the road from our farm, the last prior of Montacute Priory left his still and glass collection to his nephew having presumably used them for distilling and drinking Somerset cider brandy. It is likely that puritanical attitudes then caused stills across the West Country to be operated behind a veil of secrecy. During the 1660s the distillation of cider had a resurgence and by 1710 the industry was well-enoughestablished to warrant its own tax bracket. Then with William of Orange...

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