Episode 58 features Suze, a gentian based aperitif from France. The bottle for the tasting is 750mL at 20% ABV, or 40 proof and sells for about $29.
Enjoy this episode with a Suze & Tonic, or try a White Negroni.
Suze's official website: https://www.suze.com/
Brief Historical Timeline:
Suze is great on its own, but works well in the White Negroni, invented in 2001 by Wayne Collins:
Pour over ice and stir. Garnish with a citrus peel.
YouTube Video: The Story of Suze
YouTube Video: Controversy Over The Origin of Suze (in French)
Spirits Hunter article based upon the French Origin Video
French Wikipedia Article on Suze
Swiss Article on the Origin of Suze
French Wikipedia Article on Picotin
Diffords Guide Listing for Suze
Official show website is: www.liquorandliqueurconnoisseur.com
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