A really special Gift Set for the cognac connoisseur comprising a 20Cl bottle and one of our exclusive Hermitage Cognacs tulip-shaped tasting glasses. It is a wonderful opportunity to try one of our very old cognacs from the top cru at a fraction of the price. The Hermitage 60 Year Old Grande Champagne demonstrates the fine qualities that centuries of skill and understanding of the distillation process and cellar ageing produce.
|Aroma||There is a great complexity of autumnal aromas in this cognac including cigar box, tobacco and truffle as well as ginger, clove and dried fig.|
|Ageing||Aged in damp cellars in 350 litre casks for 60 years.|
|Distillation||This cognac was distilled in one of two 25 hltr stills with a relatively narrow head and short swans neck.|
|Flavour||Pure cognacs of great maturity are the finest expression of the distiller. The fine qualities of this cognac are a display of centuries of skill and understanding of distillation and cellar ageing. Flavours of truffle, clove, liquorice, burnt toffee and dried fig with a finish of dried mandarin are all qualities which can be enjoyed with a fine cigar.|
|Grape Variety||Almost entirely Ugni Blanc|
|Reduction and Strength||Very small reduction|
|Viticulture||Some of the finest chalk in the whole of Grande Champagne.|