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Eichelberger Verte 60


Average Score: 76
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Country of Origin: Germany
Type: Distilled
Alcohol Level: 60 %
Vendors: ♣ Absinthes.com

Description: According to Alandia.de: This Absinthe has a modified recipe and makes use of some additional herbs. Very special about this Eichelberger is, that only fresh wormwood (not dried one) is used for the distillation. The result is a fresh and fruity taste.
Absinthe Eichelberger Verte 60 at Absinthes.com

Review:

Reviewed by Alice the absinthe eater 8/1/2007

COLOR BEFORE WATER 7/10
pretty much the exact same as the 70 verte, very light green.
it is like white wine with a slight hint of green.

LOUCHE ACTION 10/10
I can't really picture a louche I would enjoy watching anymore than this
Green trails with blue tinted edges swirl up from the bottom of the glass slowly becoming thick clouds of milky jade

COLOR AFTER WATER 6/10
diluted milky jade.

AROMA 21/30
Neat: it smells mostly of Wormwood very perfumy and nice like the brut but with more anise and less alcohol kick
after water: it becomes very rounded and soft.

MOUTH-FEEL 8/10
nice and silky and not overly oily.

TASTE 17/20
it's kind of plain but not bad in any way. I would call it standard.
wormwood, anise and maybe a small amount of fennel in the end.

OVERALL IMPRESSION 7/10
I am left with the feeling of "standard" not above, not below. very middle of the road.
I like this absinthe but it's just not complex or interesting. I would drink this over many things but not any of the other IKEs I have tried.

Alice the absinthe eater scores Eichelberger verte 60 76 out of 100

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