Apéritif is the French derivative from the Latin verb ‘aperire’, which means "to open". Abstinence Premium Non-Alcholic Lemon Aperitif is the perfect, guilt-free appetiser to kickstart any meal or social occasion. Any great occasion or social gathering necessitates a premium, mouth-watering Aperitif. Abstinence Lemon Aperitif provides all the richness and complexity of flavour, without the alcohol.
A Non-Alcoholic Aperitif infusion of natural botanicals, Cinchona Bark and African Wormwood. A mouth-watering apetizer for a guilt free Spritz or low ABV cocktail
750ml bottle | Non alcoholic
50ml Abstinence Lemon Aperitif topped with soda and/or tonic water and a peel of lemon.
Abstinence: Restore Balance. Inspired by the biodiversity of the Cape Floral Kingdom, Abstinence is a range of sophisticated, layered, complex non-alcoholic spirits, made using an artisanal single batch distillation process.
The Distilling Process: A non-alcoholic spirit? Yes. The first big myth is that distillation produces alcohol. It does not: Fermentation produces alcohol. Distillation is simply a method of extraction—a process by which you can capture flavour. Our distiller is the multi-talented and serially creative James. International electronic DJ-turned full time distiller, James has always had a fascination with the alchemy inherent in the creation of finely crafted, quality products.
A vibrant, citrus forward Aperitif with a dominant lemon backbone, supported by an infusion of natural botanicals and a faint bitterness from the wormwood and quinine. A mouth-watering mouthfeel, making it the perfect appetizer.