A rare single domaine cognac from the centre of Segonzac with a remarkable story. The house is part of Frapin owned by the Cointreau family. Highly regarded XO cognac.
|Aroma||More nutty than the Frapin vintages, rich fruits vanilla, oak and tobacco. There is a level of rancio|
|Distillation||Cognacs made exclusively on their own stills which provide a fruity cognac which absorbs the tannins fron the wood well|
|Flavour||This is altogether richer and darker than the Frapin cognacs. It has great depth and balance Roasted walnut and tobacco with vanilla and toffee tones.|
|Grape Variety||Ugni Blanc|
|Reduction and Strength||Eau de vie mixed with distilled water, only small quantities used as cellars are quite dry.|
|Viticulture||Made exclusively from the 137 hectares around the famous Chateau de Fontpinot. The land is hilly but some of the finest grape producing land in Grande Champagne|