Wigle Lemon Limoncello is a truly Wigle take on this classic liqueur. To make Lemon we steeped lemon peel in un-aged wheat whiskey and blended in just the right amount of sugar for sweetness. We then filtered the mixture, resulting in a sparkling yellow spirit.
~32% ALC/VOL (each batch varies slightly in alcohol percentage) | 750mL
Limoncello has some fun origin myths from Almalfi Coast fisherman sipping lemon liqueur to ward off the cold, an Isle of Capri innkeeper whose lemon drink spread far and wide, to monks enjoying sips of lemon liqueur in-between prayers. Regardless of contested origins of Limoncello, it has become an iconic spirit that is found across the Italian peninsula. There are many different versions of Limoncello produced, representing a wide spectrum of colors and flavors. It’s a lovely sipping liqueur after meals or can be used to make innovative and bright cocktails.