Aged: No age statement
Product of: France
Rémy Martin VSOP is a fine champagne cognac blended from 240 eaux-de-vie (45% Petite Champagne and 55% Grande Champagne), aged 4-12 years with the final year of aging, after blending, in 60,000 litre vats. Packaged in a frosted green bottle since 1972 with a bold red label introduced late in 2005.
Review and Tasting
Sampled on 19/01/2012
Clear, coppery gold.
Prune, dried fruit, baked pears, nuts and roasted coffee beans with burnt butter, soft roast chestnuts and faint lemon zest oils.
Cooked and chewy palate with nutty, cracked black peppery oak, bitter-sweetness with vanilla, faint maple syrup and licorice.
Long, slightly bitter with resiny tobacco and burnt dried fruit.