Mette Eau de Vie de Fleurs d'Acacia (Acacia Flower spirit) 45% 350ml
This beautiful spirit reveals subtle and fresh notes of pollen. On the palate, the start is suave, with a feeling of sweetness and aromas of flowers that remind of a fresh spring bunch of flowers.
It all starts with the choice of fruits, flowers and spices. Contrary to common belief, spoiled fruits are not used in the distillery. Mette accepts only the best-quality fruits and holds to a high standard in produce. Timing is of utmost importance. Naturally sweet fruits ferment in for around 6 to 8 weeks. Other berries, flowers and spices are put to maceration in a neutral eau-de-vie made of wine and therefore three dimensional rather than flat. And ageing in stainless steel vats up to 10 years is of outmost importance. The exotic components are amazing discoveries: Acacia, Asperule (from which the first aspirin was obtained), Medlar, Greengage Plum, etc.