Cognac Bowen Extra in gift box, 700 ml
- Strength: 40%
- Volume: 700 ml
- Cognac class:
Cognac fiery amber.
The taste of brandy noble, dense, with hints of nuts and a long aftertaste.
The aroma of cognac gentle, elegant, with hints of orange skin, expensive tobacco and almonds.
Cognac is recommended as a digestif, with a cigar and coffee.
Shabass company was founded in 1818 by Jean-Baptiste Shabassom, and today it is headed by the third generation of a family in which a reverent attitude to the creation of Cognac passed on from father to son. Thanks to ongoing research in the field of distillation and aging Shabass company became the owner of the line of fine cognacs, which are currently recognized as one of the best in the world.
Creating brandy, cognac house master blending Shabass use gorgeous grape spirit known subregions Cognac - Petite Champagne, Fins Bois and Borderies. Excellent alcohols Petit Champagne, disclosed notes of ripe fruit are classified as Premiers Crus du Cognac and require long aging in a barrel, while Borderies inherent rich floral aromas and a light nutty flavor, and alcohols Fins Bois differ oily and full-bodied texture. Before secondary alcohol distillation aged on the lees, making brandy gets incredibly delicious flavors and the secrets of aging in Limousin oak barrels confer drink enchanting aromas.
Creating cognac "Bowen" is associated with romantic history. At the turn of the century's great-grandfather, Rene-Luc Shabassa inherited several estates in the region of Cognac. But apart from wine, he had another passion - a passion for travel and exoticism. He found the opportunity to combine business with pleasure, traveling the world and representing the company. At that time it was very popular to visit the French colonies in Africa and Indochina. In one of these trips he met Elizabeth Bowen, a young English lady, whose family owned a settlement near Pondicherry. Girl captivated Shabassa his audacity, thirst for freedom and passion for nature and wildlife. Subdued, Shabass decided to create in her honor cognac, who immortalized the name of Elizabeth Bowen in history. He put all his knowledge and sensitivity in the development of an elegant and fine drink. This wonderful story laid the foundation line of cognacs Bowen, expressing their individual tastes rich and the spirit of travel, freedom and love.