Byrrh Grand QuinQuina

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  • Range: Byrrh
  • Producer: Caves Byrrh
  • UK Distributor: 
  • Retail Price: £22.43
  • Origin: Thur, France
  • ABV: 18%
  • Distinct Botanicals: QuinQuina
  • Wine Base:  Grenache, Macabeu Red Roussillon, Mascdet Mistelle
  • Sugar Content: 0 Additional Sugar
  • Nose: Sweet Blackcurrant, think Ribina, Red Fruits and cinnamon
  • Palette: Fresh Blackcurrant Rhubarb, Nutmeg & Cinnamon
    Finish: Slight Bitterness and creamy fresh red fruits
  • Overall: Outstanding product, reminiscent of Ribena. Perfect for balancing in cocktails, as it’s really forgiving. Also pairs fantastically with a creamy cheese!

Pronounced ‘Beer-R’ Byrrh Grand Quinquina is a wine-based aperitif made by Caves Byrrh, an old producer founded in 19th Century France. A high content of quinine, to adds bitterness to the sweet muscat wine which forms the basis of this drink.