CHARTREUSE LIQUEUR FABRIQUÉE YELLOW, FRANCE
Region: Grenoble, France
What's So Special: Created in 1840, this yellow liqueur is inspired by the Elixir Végétal recipe. It was so popular that Father Garnier, attorney and responsible for liqueurs at the time, subsequently decided to officially name it Chartreuse Jaune and registered the “Chartreuse” mark in 1852. It was a liqueur with a 43% content, produced and still made today by the Chartreux Fathers.
Tastes Like: An intense yellow color, a fresh and spicy nose. A soft structure. Scents of turmeric, citrus and anise. Floral notes extend the tasting.
How to Drink: As a digestif, serve chilled or over ice.