France

NV Lillet Blanc

The Collective Review

The NV Lillet Blanc Aperitif is a French aperitif that offers a delightful combination of aromas and flavours. It presents an enticing bouquet of candied oranges, honey, pine resin, and exotic fruits, which all work together to create an invigorating sensory experience.

Upon taking a sip, the palate is met with an elegant and refreshing sensation that perfectly balances sweetness and acidity. The dominant flavours are citrus and honey, which are then followed by subtle hints of pine resin and exotic fruits. The experience culminates in a long and satisfying finish that leaves a pleasant aftertaste on the tongue.

Overall, this Lillet Blanc Aperitif is a versatile drink that can be enjoyed on its own or used in a classic cocktail such as a French Martini. Its complexity and balance make it a perfect aperitif to whet the appetite before a meal. It can also be enjoyed on a warm summer day or at a dinner party as a light and refreshing beverage that is sure to delight.

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Technical Attributes
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Tasting Notes

Aromas of candied oranges, honey, pine resin and exotic fruits.

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Winemakers Note

This aperitif wine is created mainly from Semillon grapes, giving it a full structure. It has a top notes of candied lime and orange blossom blended with honey, peach and apricot, all of which carry through to the palate for a crisp, clean finish.Serve well-chilled in a wine glass or on the rocks with a slice of orange. Also enjoyed in classic cocktails such as the Vesper Martini, 21st Century Cocktail, and the Corpse Reviver

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