Asbach 8 Privatbrand

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Paid: $40 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Asbach

Region: Germany

40% ABV

Aged For: 8-Years

Cask Type: French Limousin oak

Chill Filtered: Undisclosed

Color Added: Undisclosed


Color: Mahogany

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn

Nose: Dark grapes, port, pine boxes, oak, dark chocolate, orange peel, cigar tobacco, dried fruits

Mouthfeel: Medium, supple

Palate/Taste: Dark tawny port, grapes, leather, espresso, cinnamon, praline, prunes

Finish: Medium warmth, length, bits oaf oak, cocoa, grapeseed oil, and oolong tea

Thoughts: It is like a very masculine cognac with much darker flavors.

Score: 83 out of 100