Currency and Delivery Country

We're just loading our login box for you, hang on!

La Quintinye Vermouth Royal Rouge

(75cl, 16.5%)

La Quintinye Vermouth Royal Rouge

Unfortunately, we can't ship La Quintinye Vermouth Royal Rouge to the United States at the moment, but we've got some friends who can.

La Quintinye Rouge Bottling Note

La Quintinye Vermouth Royal Rouge is a blend of red Pineau des Charentes and 28 different botanicals, creating an exciting and quite intense vermouth. Named in honour of Jean-Baptiste de la Quintinye, botanist and gardener to Louis XIV, whom was in charge of assembling the fruit, vegetables and most importantly (well, with vermouth in mind) the herbs for the King's banquets.

Consider this similar product...

El Bandarra Vermut Red
(100cl, 15%)

Tasting Note by The Chaps at Master of Malt

Nose: Sweetness comes through first, brimming with cherries and berries. This is balanced by earthy, bitter herbs - sage, rosemary, pepper.

Palate: A palate that matches the nose. Sweet at first, fruits and well, followed by plenty of fresh herbs and spices with some added woodiness for good measure.

Finish: Drying and herbal with leafy notes and a whiff of dark berries.

Overall: Very rich and attention-grabbing.

Tell us what you think of La Quintinye Vermouth Royal Rouge

Please enter your details to make it easier for us to help you further.

country flag
No spam and entirely confidential. That's a promise.

The legal stuff: not providing your contact details may mean we have to delete your comments if another member of our community complains about them. You should know that we will store your details securely just in case we need to get in touch with you about your post in the future. That information will be held by us in accordance with our Privacy Policy (although, in the case where you only give us your name and contact details in connection with a review, we will never use that information for any promotional or marketing purposes). Please click here for more details.

La Quintinye Vermouth Royal Rouge Reviews

The essential vermouth for cocktails (or on its own)

Absolutely sublime

7th February 2021

"Intense" is the right word.

The Pineau des Charentes base gives this a woody depth that is unique among vermouths that I've tried, as is the complexity of the fruit bouquet. For my taste, this is a bit too sweet (like Pineau des Charentes itself) and lacks in up-front bitterness* to be good as an aperitif, but it's delicious as a dessert wine and in cocktails -- I can't imagine a better pairing with bourbon in a Manhattan. For any use of sweet vermouth where the focus is on the fruit dimension more than the bittering agents, you'd be hard-pressed to top this.

*although, as "The Chaps" say, it does have a nice, herbal, lingering bitterness

30th October 2020

Recently viewed