Reviews for GreenAlives
Delicately sweet and bright; subtly intricate. Sugared lemon zest, sandalwood, mango, roasted cacao nib, dried jasmine in aroma and cup. Sweet, softly tart acidity; smooth, silky mouthfeel. Pungent mango and sandalwood in particular sustain in a surprisingly rich finish.
Sweet, deep, complexly fruit-toned. Tangerine, plum, fresh tobacco, hints of brandy and lily in aroma and cup. Round, resonant acidity; full, syrupy mouthfeel. Flavor consolidates in a sweet, cleanly brandy-toned finish.
Big, brightly sweet, intense. Complex fruit – red currant, peach, orange – honeysuckle, musk, sandalwood in aroma and cup. Richly tart acidity; full, plush mouthfeel. Long, sweet-toned, resonantly flavor-saturated finish.
Evaluated as espresso. Crisp, sweetly pungent, quietly complex. Dark chocolate, tangerine, rich-toned cedar, lily-like flowers in aroma and small cup. Full, syrupy mouthfeel; crisp finish. Fills out three parts milk nicely, with fat mouthfeel and good persistence of chocolate, cedar and tangerine notes.
Softly pungent; delicately complex. Honey, roasted cacao nib, vanilla, cherry- and peach-like fruit in aroma and cup. Smooth, poised acidity; lightly syrupy mouthfeel. Flavor consolidates but persists in a round, deep, gently drying finish.
Evaluated as espresso. Striking flavors. Oak, banana, lavender, dark chocolate, apricot, lime zest in aroma and small cup. Full in texture though a bit sharp in mouthfeel. Dark chocolate and lavender carry into a richly drying finish. Sweet and flavor-saturated in three parts milk.
Quiet and roundly deep. Night flowers, honey, plum, hints of roasted nut and chocolate. Crisp, backgrounded acidity; impressively full, syrupy mouthfeel. Nut, plum and chocolate in particular carry into a rich finish.
Complex, richly theatrical blend. Sweet, honeysuckle-like flowers, pronounced brandy-toned blueberry, hints of mint, dark chocolate, cedar. Round, crisply rich acidity; syrupy mouthfeel. Flavor sustains in the short finish, fades slightly in the long.
Crisply sweet, extravagantly aromatic. Honey, rose-like flowers, orange, almond, a hint of fresh-cut cedar in aroma and cup. Delicate, balanced acidity; silky, lively mouthfeel. Floral notes in particular sustain in a flavor-saturated, slightly drying finish.
Rich, low-toned, savory. Walnut, salty dark chocolate, caramel and a hint of flowers in aroma and cup. Round, muted acidity; full, slightly rough mouthfeel. Chocolate in particular lingers in a long finish.
Crisp, complex. Almond, caramel, spicy flowers, tart berry, fresh-cut cedar in aroma and cup. Brisk, bittersweet acidity; light but silky mouthfeel. Hints of chocolate and flowers carry into a gently drying finish.