Brennivin – Icelandic Aquavit
Spirit Type: Aquavit
Size: 1 Liter
Distillery: Olgeroin Egill Skallagrimsson
Age: Not Listed
After a very long wait, the national drink of Iceland, Brennivin, is finally available stateside. Brennivin is known as an aquavit, a spirit made from a fermented mash of grain or potatoes and flavored with caraway and additional herbs if desired. Notes include pure sweet and savory caraway, hints of dill, dried oregano, sweet malted cereal, wild sage, and patchouli.