Cognac Courvoisier 12 Years Old, gift box, 700 ml
- Strength: 40%
- Volume: 700 ml
- Exposure: 12 years
Cognac rich amber color with hints of gold and mahogany.
In the taste of cognac felt rich tones of dried fruit: raisins, apples and pears, notes of almond and orange jam accompany depth harmonious bouquet. The finish is warm and long.
In a fragrant bouquet of cognac notes of violet and anise turning into spicy nuances ginger, complemented by subtle hints of vanilla and raisins.
Cognac is excellent as a digestif, and a deep taste of the drink is enhanced in combination with the noble desserts and chocolate.
Courvoisier Cognac 12 Years Old awarded the silver medal at the "San Francisco World Spirits Competition, 2011".
History Courvoisier brand dates back to the beginning of the XIX century, when Emmanuel Courvoisier and his partner Louis Gallois organized trading company and warehouses with alcoholic beverages. It is them, according to legend, Napoleon visited and purchased a few barrels of cognac for his army. In 1828 the sons of the founders - Felix Courvoisier and Jules Gallois - decide to move away from trade and take only the production of high-quality brandy. Their project was crowned with great success, and the creators have won glory manufacturers of exquisite cognac. In 1909, the company acquires an English family Simon, who saw great potential of the brand "Courvoisier". It is thanks to Simon appeared famous logo with a silhouette of Napoleon, and the brandy became famous far beyond the borders of France. In 1964 the brand acquires Canadian company Hiram Walker and significantly expands the market has increased significantly worldwide sales. Today the brand is owned Courvoisier Beam Inc, and production is based in the town of Jarnac in the Charente department. For more than two centuries of master blenders company skillfully combines ancient tradition and innovation to create exclusive cognac, known and appreciated throughout the world today.