This was a treat and a new one for me.  Iced Tea in color.  The nose has a lot of alcohol.  When you get past that there is a lovely caramel.  It is sweet but not cloying.  Much smoother and better on the palate.  Caramel and some chocolate.  Warm not hot on the finish.  


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