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Herring Caviar

Caviar Tasting through Sensory Analysis

Date: December 1, 2012

Caviar Name

Country of Origin

Type of  Fish

Grade of Caviar






Egg Size

Egg Colour

Egg Lucidity

Egg Uniformity


grain of couscous

Black onyx

Glistening, opaque

Almost glittering







Characteristics  Aromas

Faults (volatile aromas)

Medium and complex



Hardwood, slight cocoa bean, molasses, sea side, sea urchin




Primary tastes

Intensity  of Flavours

Texture and Finish

Slight acidity, mild saltiness almost a smokiness, nice slight tartness


Very intense and complex

They separation and they slowly melt to smoothness

Long finish

Concluding Observations

Separate wonderfully on tongue but do not pop – fun roller coaster of flavours

Great with Zambuca infused crème fraiche.