when my parents went to Sicily i asked for 'averna' and got this instead... much better!
an excellent amaro that i could not find info about on the interwebs...
33% abv 💪
pale strong brown 👀
candied brown sugar in a spice shop 👃
this is grown ups perfect 🍬
brown sugar, cinnamon, cloves, citrus peel and pith, mint . and loads of other spices, most of them dried.
a bit syrupy. gorgeous after a meal.
or in a black Manhattan 🍸 (but that's a waste)
neat is the right option. — 2 years ago