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Category: Cognac orange liqueurs
Product of: France
Cordon Rouge (literally 'red ribbon') is the original Grand Marnier liqueur created in 1880 by Louis-Alexandre Marnier-Lapostolle and was first served at receptions given by Edward VII and Emperor Franz Joseph before becoming a favourite of the Russian Court. Read more
Sampled on 07/07/2015
Clear, topaz colour with gold and amber tones.
Zesty orange with light spice, dried fruit, leathery cognac and subtle floral violet.
Silky palate bursts with zesty, juicy flavours and a bitter orange bite. Hints of luxury marmalade, cognac, candied orange zest, coffee, vanilla and subtle toffee notes.
Wonderfully long bitter orange marmalade and freshly cracked black pepper finish.
Luxurious zesty bitter orange with rich honeyed mouthfeel. An almost regal liqueur.
Closure: Natural cork stopper