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Camus XO Cognac

alc./vol:
40%

Proof:
80°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
10 years

Product of: Product of France France

Camus XO is one of a new range of Camus cognacs produced using their ˝Instensity˝ distillation process to produce “intensely aromatic cognacs” launched in April 2019. It is blended from eaux-de-vie matured in small oak casks for at least 10 years. The blend contains distillates from the Borderies cr

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 12/04/2019

Appearance

Clear, burnished coppery amber.

Aroma

Dried and candied fruit, honeysuckle and violet blossom, hazelnut, black tea, zesty orange marmalade and vanilla fudge with crème anglaise, chocolate and dried apricot.

Taste

Candied fruit, zesty orange marmalade, nutty oak, vanilla fudge, parma violet and black tea leaves with enlivening black pepper, cinnamon, clove and nutmeg spice.

Aftertaste

More nutty notes emerge in the long, elegantly spicy mocha coffee influenced finish.

Overall

Grand Champagne spice along with floral and nutty Borderies notes shine in this very elegant XO.