NEISSON L'Esprit Blanc
Rum, France / Martinique, 70cl, Ref: 2720
- Nose : intense. Herbacé, végétal. Il évoque les fruits acidulés (citron), les fruits rouges, (fraise, cassis) et la poire. A l’aération il devient plus exotique, nectar de mangue.
- Palate : vive, expressive. Evoque les fruits secs (noix, rancio), et les épices, bâton de réglisse.
- Overall : persistante, sur l’amertume du zan à la violette.
- The brand
The smallest distillery on Martinique, Neisson resembles a complex kaleidoscope of green and pink houses, as if they were trying to imitate the luscious surrounding vegetation. Since 1931, three generations have succeeded one after the other at the head of the distillery, preserving the skills and expertise of the greatest Martinique tradition. Grégory Vernant-Neisson, in his early forties and currently at the head of the distillery, describes their Martinique Agricultural Rum AOC: “The most important thing to understand about Martinique rum from is that it’s produced directly from sugar cane juice, and not molasses.” Behind the Neisson philosophy lies a great respect for the value of the land and its properties. Because Martinique, with its volcanic soil and climate (particularly in the north of the island where the distillery is located) has a particularly strong influence on the aromatic palette of Neisson Rums and their unique flavours.
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