Aged: 3 years
Product of: France
"Enjoy neat, mixed with ginger ale of fresh-pressed apple juice or shaken in your favourite cocktail, not just your favourite brandy cocktail either, as we say; its better with brandy."
The blend comprises brandies aged 3 to 30 years, moving to 5 to 30 years in summer 2020.
Review and Tasting
Sampled on 14/01/2020
Clear, deep amber with glints of polished copper.
Hazelnut, pecan pie, dark chocolate, green grapes, blackberry and caramel.
Toasted/burnt peacan nuts, black pepper and cinnamon spice, sweet blackcurrant/blackberry, rich dark chocolate sandalwood and mushroom soup.
Blackcurrant and blackberry, chocolate cake, cream-of-soda vanilla, cinnamon and black pepper spice.
Notes of pecan nuts, dark chocolate and blackcurrant/blackberry fruit with cinnamon and black pepper spice characterise this French brandy which although young also boasts mushroom-like rancio notes.