No age statement
Category: Cognac orange liqueurs
Product of: France
This special blend of Grand Marnier was created in 1927 by Louis-Alexandre Marnier-Lapostolle to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the company’s foundation. It was first served at a reception held at the Villa des Cèdres, the former home of King Leopold II of Belgium, on the Côte d’Azur. Read more
Sampled on 06/03/2011
Clear, golden amber with burnished copper tones.
A huge burst of rich orange zest on the nose with leathery cognac and subtle cinnamon, pepper and turmeric spice aromas.
Opulently velvety, honeyed palate with caramelised orange, candied and dried orange peel, woody vanilla, bitter marmalade, gingerbread and subtle spice – turmeric, nutmeg and mild tobacco.
Citrus flavours continue through the finish with cinnamon, gingerbread, balsamic, oak and bitter almond flavours.
Closure: Natural cork stopper