BUCKFAST Buckfast Tonic Wine 75Cl 15%

€16.49

Code 5027882940403
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has garnered immense popularity in Scotland, where it's fondly referred to as "Bucky". Priced at a modest £8.99 for a 750ml bottle, Buckfast Tonic Wine presents a distinct profile. Its appearance is reminiscent of older wines, with an inky, almost brownish hue. The aroma is a curious blend of flat Coca-Cola, caramel, and a hint of gun metal. On tasting, one is met with an overwhelming sweetness, akin to cherry cola combined with the medicinal notes of Benadryl. With an ABV of 15%, this wine is certainly an experience, offering a taste that is unparalleled and unforgettable. Dive into the world of Buckfast and discover a drink that has stood the test of time. Purchase online or in-store now.

Country of Origin: England

ABV: 15%

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Buckfast Tonic Wine, a beverage steeped in history and tradition, is a testament to the monastic practices of Buckfast Abbey in Devon. Originating in 1880, this tonic wine was initially crafted by monks, blending pure caffeine with fortified wine. Its roots may be in England, but its heart belongs to Scotland. The affordable price tag of £8.99 for a 750ml bottle has made it a favourite among many, earning it the affectionate nickname "Bucky".

The wine's appearance is intriguing, bearing a deep, inky, almost brownish hue typical of aged wines. Its viscosity is evident, with the liquid clinging to the glass, creating a syrupy trail when swirled.

Tasting Notes:

  • Appearance: Deep inky, almost brownish hue, reminiscent of vintage wines.
  • Aroma: A unique blend of flat Coca-Cola, caramel, and a distinct note of gun metal.
  • Flavour: Overwhelmingly sweet, evoking flavours of cherry cola intertwined with the medicinal undertones of Benadryl.
  • Mouthfeel: Syrupy and rich, coating the palate with its unique taste.

Despite its unique taste profile, Buckfast Tonic Wine has managed to carve a niche for itself in the world of alcoholic beverages. Its reputation has even reached international shores, with wine connoisseurs from as far as America sharing their amusing and descriptive reviews of this one-of-a-kind drink.

Beyond its taste, the cultural impact of Buckfast cannot be understated. It's not just a drink; it's an experience, a rite of passage for many in Scotland. Whether you're a seasoned wine enthusiast or someone looking to try something out of the ordinary, Buckfast Tonic Wine promises an experience that is both memorable and unparalleled.

In conclusion, Buckfast Tonic Wine is more than just a beverage; it's a legacy. A drink that has witnessed history, endured criticisms, and still stands tall. So, why wait? Embark on a unique tasting journey with Buckfast Tonic Wine. Purchase online or in-store now.

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