It’s aroma is of freshly cut grass, with a strong initial herbaceous flavour that dissipates, wrapped in a subtle sweet-aniseed very pleasant finish. It is crunchy, watery with an astringent finish that cleanses the mouth of other flavours.
Pairs well with
Olives, basil, almonds, saffron, cinnamon, pork, coconut, lamb, parsnips, chocolate, asparagus, strawberry, currant, pepper, peas, figs, egg, lemon, apple, seafood, melons, mint, turnips, orange, nut , oyster, cucumber, pear, white fish, oily fish, pineapple, banana, chicken, goat’s cheese, washed rind cheese, hard cheese, rhubarb, mushroom, beef, bacon, tomato, grape, vanilla, carrot.
Appetizers, white fish, desserts (ice cream).
Washed rind cheese, goat’s cheese, hard cheese.
All year round.