Aged: No age statement
Product of: France
Sélection Saint-Sauvant is a blend of some of the best cognacs in the Merlet family’s cellars and consequently is released in limited editions.
Assemblage No.1 was bottled in 2013 and is a blend of eaux-de-vie from Petite Champagne and Grand Champagne aged over 10 years with Fins bois (1992 and 2001) and 1993 Petite Champagne.
Review and Tasting
Sampled on 19/01/2015
(sample Assemblage No.1 bottled in 2013) Clear, golden amber.
Leather, dried apricot and elegant oak with prunes, violet/lavender blossom and faint orange.
Raisins, prunes and lightly spiced freshly sawn oak with apricot, almond and cinnamon spice.
Dry finish with toasty oak, nuts, cinnamon and nutmeg spice.
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Natural cork stopper