Spirits Of Iceland's "Dill Aquavit" is a harmonious blend of nature's bounty and the meticulous craftsmanship that captures the very essence of the Icelandic landscape in a bottle. The hero of this drink is, without doubt, the abundant and fresh dill that lends it a refreshing and herbaceous character.
As you take the first sip, it's as if you're walking through an Icelandic meadow on a dewy morning. The dill, greets you first, with its crisp, green notes that evoke the lush Icelandic fields where it's harvested. This initial burst is then beautifully complemented by the sweet and slightly tangy wild bilberries. These berries, handpicked from the wilderness, add depth to the aquavit, creating a balance between the herbaceous dill and the fruity undertones.
But Spirits Of Iceland don't stop there. The wild arctic thyme, a gem from the rugged terrains of Iceland, gives the aquavit an earthy touch. This herb, known for its delicate yet robust flavour, brings a complexity to the drink, ensuring every sip offers something new. And just when you think the symphony of flavours has reached its crescendo, a touch of lemon zest tiptoes in, adding a hint of brightness and zestiness, elevating the entire drinking experience.
For the fish
And for those wondering about the perfect pairing? Well, the subtle, fresh flavours of this "Dill Aquavit" make it an excellent companion for seafood dishes. Whether it's the catch of the day, a succulent lobster, or a plate of smoked salmon, this aquavit enhances the oceanic flavours, making it a match made in gastronomic heaven.
In essence, Spirits Of Iceland's "Dill Aquavit" is more than just a drink. It's an experience, a journey through the diverse landscapes of Iceland, with every ingredient telling a unique story.
Cheers to the spirit of Iceland!