No age statement
Category: X.O. & Hors d'âge Cognacs
Product of: France
Blended from stocks held in the family’s Paradise cellar, this Grande Champagne is blended from eaux-de-vie aged 23-30 years, with some distilled earlier in 1969 by Gérard Drouet using a wood and coal direct fired still.
Sampled on 20/01/2014
Clear, coppery amber with burnished copper tints.
Stewed plums, cherry, cinnamon, liquorice and fruit cake with vanilla fudge and icing sugar.
Silky and wonderfully fruity (led by dried apricot and plum) with buttery fudge, toffee apple, cinnamon spice and tobacco leaf. Light oaky garnish.
Vanilla fudge, stewed plums, cigar leaf, nutmeg and cinnamon spice.
Closure: Natural cork stopper