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A. Hardy Cognac Xo 750ml

Rated 90-95 - Sunset-orange color. Savory bouquet is ripe and fruity through all sniffings. The stunningly elegant flavors marry ripe pear, roasted...
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Bache Gabrielsen Cognac American Oak 750ml

Rated 93 - This unusual Cognac is finished in Tennessee oak barrels for a minimum of six months, marking it as an American whiskey-lover’s...
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Bache Gabrielsen Cognac Extra Serenite 750ml

Rated 93 -Dried peaches and golden raisins are fruity and pleasant aromas. On the tongue it is supple, soft and elegant. Flavors of dried white...
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Bache Gabrielsen Cognac Xo Fine Champagne 750ml

Rated 95 - Fresh green table grapes and peach pit are fruity and earthy on the nose. A suggestion of sweetness in the mouth enhances the flavors of...
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Bache Gabrielsen Cognac Xo Natur & Eleganse 750ml

Rated 90-95 - Nice nutty aromas countered with subtle notes of tropical fruit. Palate entry features roasted tastes of toasted wheat bread,...
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Camus Pere Et Fils Cognac Vs Elegance 1.0Ltr

Rated 92 - The bouquet includes aromas of green apple, Bosc pear, poppy seed, parchment, apricot and new leather. The palate entry is honeyed, dry...
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Camus Pere Et Fils Cognac Vs Elegance 750ml

Rated 92 - The bouquet includes aromas of green apple, Bosc pear, poppy seed, parchment, apricot and new leather. The palate entry is honeyed, dry...
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Camus Pere Et Fils Cognac Vsop Elegance 750ml

Rated 95 - This copper--penny colored Cognac is best when allowed time to open, since it evolves in the glass. The nose offers notes of dried...
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Cognac

For over three hundred years, Cognac has enjoyed its reputation as the king of brandies. Indeed, it is widely regarded as the finest drink to be distilled from grapes to be found anywhere in the world, and it is a testament to its producers and the master craftsmen who make it that this reputation has never faltered, and remains as strong as ever to this day.

Cognac is produced solely in the beautiful towns of Cognac and Jarnac, found about fifty miles north of Bordeaux, on the west coast of France. Here, around six thousand grape growers work exclusively in the production of white wine, used for the Cognac distilleries which are scattered throughout the region. The wines are made primarily from the Ugni Blanc or Trebbiano grape - one of the most commonly planted grape varietals in the world - which benefit from the cool, coastal climate and mineral rich soils which are found there. The wines themselves wouldn’t be suitable for drinking in themselves, as they are high in acid and low in alcohol, but this makes them ideal for distillation, and they can impart their wonderful, complex, rich flavors to the brandy.

Cognac varies quite significantly from bottle to bottle, depending on how long it has been aged for, and which appellation it comes from. The Cognac region is split into six separate Crus, all with their own distinctive characteristics, and the spirit can be aged from two years (VS) to six (Hors d’Age and Napoleon) and longer.