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Osetra Sturgeon Caviar

Caviar Tasting through Sensory Analysis

Date: December 1, 2012

Caviar Name

Country of Origin

Type of  Fish

Grade of Caviar



 Acipenser Guldenstad



Egg Size

Egg Colour

Egg Lucidity

Egg Uniformity

poppy seed

Black- grey charcoal and almost purple

shine and lustrous sheen

Very Good to Excellent






Characteristics  Aromas

Faults (volatile aromas)




Sea breeze, slight nut and fresh bread




Primary tastes

Intensity  of Flavours

Texture and Finish

Balanced taste

Medium saltiness (balanced)


Complex, creamy, brine and a touch of walnut

Creamy, melt in your mouth and a very slight astringency

Concluding Observations

Extremely well balanced from an overall flavour profile.  Wonderful just on its own and a great value.