Aged: No age statement
Product of: France
The distinctive Hine faceted bottle is a replica of a crystal decanter given to Robert Hine as a wedding present in 1938. Created in 1989 by Bernard Hine, Rare VSOP is a Fine Champagne cognac blended from more than 25 eaux de vie from Grande Champagne and Petite Champagne (all over six years old).
Review and Tasting
Sampled on 30/06/2014
Clear, coppery amber.
Vanilla, grilled almond, gingerbread, dried apricot, apple pie, gooseberry pie, and faint dark chocolate.
Mellow, caramel and vanilla with floral notes, hints of apricot, gingerbread, nuts, fruitcake and chocolate.
Honeycomb, dark chocolate and dark peppery spice.