white and yellow tree flowers with hint a of wild purple blooms introduce the fruity, ripe sour cherry and tropical aromas. A bit of vanilla and caramel whiffs complete the mysterious smelling sensation.
pungent peppery spiciness with some clove underpinning alongside the pronounced cherry flavours sustains the enigmatic excitement. The bitter marzipan and almond character grant the balanced mouthfeel and complexity.
Masters listed all Pálinka distilleries offering Sour Cherry
Distilleries were shortlisted based on their track record and awards
Masters have blind tasted and scored all shortlisted Pálinkas
The best scored Pálinka re-tasted and tested on site
The best Sour Cherry Pálinka in 2015 made by Tokaj-Hegyaljai Likőr-és Pálinkamanufaktúra
Undiluted spirit was watered down to various abv level typical to sour cherry pálinka, resulting the best fitting 42% alcoholic strength.
In the final blindtasting session, selection of the ultimate bottle strength version
As a result, Masters’ Pálinka was crafted in small batches, in limited editions.
Tokaj-Hegyaljai Likőr-és Pálinkamanufaktúra is situated in the age-long historical Tokaj wine region acknowledged by Unesco into its World Heritage List. The harmony of the distilled spirits - coming from the local heritage, craftsmanship and the state-of-the-art technology - resulted in flavorsome spirits, especially in the excellent sour cherry liqueurs and pálinkas recognized with excellence awards.
Masters' Sour Cherry Pálinka is available in the Masters' Online Webshop!