A smooth entry leads to a round, off-dry medium-bodied palate with toffee and baked fruit flavours. Finishes with a long, smooth brown spice and crème brûlée fade. A delicious, fruit-driven artisanal style that displays a long finish. Haunting and intense.
Silky entry leads to very smooth, sweetish medium-to full-bodied texture with nice honey, marzipan, and black tea-like flavours that envelope the mouth. Finishes with a long and tasty fruit and oak driven fade. A very nice, easy-to-approach XO.
Cognac XO Sélection des Anges - Grande Champagne 1st Cru
Colour : deep mahogany Bouquet : apricot, cinnamon and toasted brioche
Round and persistent, this cognac named from the share which evaporates each year from the barrels, manages to marry first and woody notes of the «rancio» typical old Grande Champagne Cognacs. First intense sensation, aromas of fig, apricot and jasmine, quince and walnuts, toasted bread, chocolate notes on the finish. Endless finish. Elegance and finesse are in balance.
Distilled by Pierre in the 70s, this cognac represent the «rancio» charentais at its peak. Complex nose with notes of candied plum and apricot, brioche and cigar box. Ample palate, smooth and opulent in mouth; great aromatic complexity. Lingering finish. A voluptuous experience full of sensuality.
Colour : dark amber Bouquet : walnut and candied fruits
Blend made of eaux-de-vie distilled by André and Abel, father and grand-father of Pierre. An exceptional cognac, intense aromatic complexity wood and «rancio» mingle with excellence. It has a very subtle nose and melts a wonderful balance between aromas of nuts, narcissus, cocoa, spices and candied fruit, old port, leather and cigar box. Extreme persistence. A Grande Champagne at its best. Only a very limited number of bottles available (300).
Playing on internationally recognized symbols, an elegant decanter, a magnificent cognac Grande Champagne 1st Cru VSOP, a gift box promoting universal values for a rare and genuine product with a huge commercial potential...
« La Liberté guidant le peuple » Eugène Delacroix Musée du Louvre - 1830
Colour : golden with copper sheen Bouquet : nuts, honey and dry fruits
Harvested in our estate in 1989 and ageing slowly in oak cask of 90 hectoliters. This Pineau has been aged by Pierre to obtain a unique product. Rich and intense on the palate. Delicious fruity notes with dried apricot and nuts which provide him a complex and unforgettable long finish.
From 1702 onwards, Jacques, ancestor of the family, started to distil and age the products of his vineyards. Today, out of respect Pierre only produce old and prestigious products, as they used to do it in the past, in the heart of the Grande Champagne, where you may find the first and most respected brand of Cognac.
« To make the best Cognac, you have to grow the grapes, make the wine and distil it the best way. Then you watch it as it ages. In my cellars, there are Cognacs that were made by my father, my grandfather and my great grandfather. » Pierre