A liqueur obtained by infusion from the apricot pulp. The originai recipe goes back to 1935 when the city of Rome organized an exhibition including a competition for creating a new ltalian liqueur. Luxardo Apricot won the first price being awarded the title "Liquore della Lupa" (the liqueur of the Roman she-wolf), now its trademark.
Alcohol strength: 30% alc vol.
Shelf life: Indefinite
Colour: bronze-copper, flawless clarity.
Taste: entry is bittersweet, midpalate highlights ripe apricots and turns a little syrupy in the finish. Aftertaste is pleasantly sweet, woody, raisiny.
Aroma: first sniffs detect delicate apricot aromas, partially peel; after some minutes of aeration the profile turns gently sweet and more herbal than fruity or ripe.
Size: 50 ml - 700 ml - 750 ml
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