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Product Information – Shop Grands Domaines Cognac XO
Shop Grands Domaines Cognac XO: This is a delightful expression that is sure to please. The vanilla aroma opens up to a caramel and oak flavor that is best enjoyed in a tulip glass to fully experience all this cognac has to offer. Gold Medal Winner – 2016 International Spirits Challenge
Proof: 80 (40% ABV)
Distillery: Grands Domaines
Brand: Grands Domaines
Spirits Type: Brandy & Cognac
Spirits style: Cognac
Taste: Rich, Vanilla, Oak, Complex
Eye: Shimmering copper.
Nose: This is a delightful expression that is sure to please. The vanilla aroma opens up to mature hints of cigar boxes and rancio.
Palate: Sultry and elegant, with rich caramel and cacao leading to a finish marked by leather, oak, and walnut.
Finesse and Flavor – Shop Grands Domaines Cognac XO
The Grands Domaines range is the pivotal blend created by the Cellar Master at the Domaines Francis Abécassis. For the Grands Domaines XO Cognac, eaux-de-vie aged for a minimum of ten years have been selected and blended from a collection of lots from the Domaines Francis Abécassis cellars, resulting in a Cognac of great finesse with a marked rancio character. This contemporary expression seeks to make the traditions and the savoir-faire of the Cognac world a wonderful discovery, accessible to everyone. Run by father and daughter team Francis and Elodie, this house produces only their single estate Cognac, with all steps of the process – growing, distillation, maturation, blending and bottling – controlled by the family. To enhance the characteristics of the terroir, each estate under their watchful eye has its own distillery and dedicated distiller that use specific and adapted methods of distillation. The Cellar Master meticulously selects Eaux-de-vie with subtlety, bringing together different years, barrels, and styles depending on the taste profile sought for each creation. Then he places the blend in large barrels for several months in the Blending Cellar. Shop Grands Domaines Cognac XO, This additional time is particularly important to gently marry and harmonize the aromas, refining their elegance to achieve the desired radiance of the blend.
International Spirits Challenge 2016 – Gold Medal
New York International Spirits Competition 2015 – Silver Medal
Presentation of the Bottle
Shop Grands Domaines Cognac XO With its weighty decanter and gold details, this release feels as luxurious in the hand as it looks on the shelf. The heavy base is balanced perfectly by an oversized gold stopper, perfectly complemented by design details on the presentation box. This would make a great gift for any Cognac lover, or indeed anyone who appreciates fine spirits.
How to Enjoy Grands Domaines XO Cognac
This is a Cognac to savor slowly. Enjoy it neat, perhaps warmed in your hand on a cold winter’s night – or, on a warmer day, why not drop in some ice for a subtly different tasting experience? We recommend trying it after dinner, served with a hot espresso or rich chocolate-based desserts.
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This is a delightful expression that is sure to please. The vanilla aroma opens up to a caramel and oak flavor that is best enjoyed in a tulip glass to fully experience all this cognac has to offer. Shop Grands Domaines Cognac XO, Gold Medal Winner – 2016 International Spirits Challenge.
Grands Domaines XO Cognac Tasting Notes
Nose: The aroma is very pleasant.
Palate: Rich, Vanilla, Oak, Complex.
Finish: The finish is smooth and long.
The scent suggests vanilla, honey, and ripe bananas. Meanwhile, the silky palate is honeyed up front, with flashes of dried apricot and cedar, finishing with a ferocious roar of cinnamon-clove spice.
About the Brand – Shop Grands Domaines Cognac XO
Cognac Pasquinet is located in the city of Juillac-le-Cock, in Grand Champagne. Vineyards covered vineyards “Domaine Du Foucaudat” belong to the family of owners of distillery since 1860, giving raw materials for refined and complex cognacs of the high class. Shop Grands Domaines Cognac XO, The secret of their quality lies in the unique characteristics of local soils, giving the grapes optimal qualities for making cognac distillates.
History and Origin
Shop Grands Domaines Cognac XO, The founder of the company Cognac Pascine was Jean Ricard, who purchased the vineyards “Domaine Du Foucaudat”. After the Second World War, the children of Jean, Gilbert, and Jeannette, officially registered the Pascine brand, which became among the locals a symbol of strength and rebirth after difficult times. The brand quickly conquered the European markets and the company became a notable enterprise on the map of Grand Champagne. In 1985, the family business was taken over by Patrick Ricard, who had previously received an art education. His creativity and attention to detail had a strong impact on Cognac Pasquinet. In 2012, Nicolas Ricard joined the board of the company, continuing the traditions of his numerous ancestors.