Cappelletti Amaro Sfumato Rabarbaro
|Category||Liqueurs & Cordials|
|Region||Italy, Trentino-Alto Adige, Trentino|
The term Sfumato derives from the italian word for smoke "fumo" . It is traditionally associated with a style of Renaissance painting characterized by subtle transitions between areas of dark and light. This speaks directly to the profil of this amaro wich marries a dark smokiness with nuanced bitter woodsiness from alpine herbs and notes of sweet alpine berries. The production of a rabarbaro liqueur by the amari and aperitivi producer Cappelletti dates back almost a century. The main ingredient is a special Chinese Rhubarb for generations grown in Trentino Alto Adige e Veneto , where it has long been used in a variety of amari. Taste: Delicate, sweet berry fruit and bitter rhubarb. Aroma: Fine Bitter with very persistent aftertaste. Serve straight or on the rocks this make a wonderful digestif. Ideal for complementing the taste of white wine and to refine various types of cocktail, from the simplest to the more intricate.