Cognac Menard, "Ancestrale" Reserve de Famille, wooden box, 700 ml
Cognac copper color.
Cognac different harmonious, rounded, balanced flavor with hints of licorice, cinnamon and extremely long finish.
The rich, powerful and complex flavors of cognac notes dominate the noble Rance on background tones of rose petals, spices, dried flowers, vanilla and chocolate.
Cognac is great as a digestif, it is recommended to submit to a chocolate or fruit.
Aristocratic cognac "Ancestrale" Reserve de Famille - the oldest among cognacs Menard home - made from wine produced from the classic varieties Ugni Blanc grown in the region Grand Fine Champagne. New wine-distilled in copper base alambikah on traditional sharantezskomu method. The resulting "eau-de-vie" is kept in barrels of Limousin oak, where a slow exposure time is born cognac "Ansestral" Reserve de Familly. The structure consists of cognac brandy spirits, the age of the youngest of whom is 45 years old.
For nearly two centuries the family Menard treated the same ground. Maintain official records of the land registry, which confirms that already in 1815, Jean Menard owned large areas of land on which grew vineyards, and even then his family was engaged in winemaking.
With vineyards cognac house Menard area of about 80 hectares, located in the Grand Champagne, harvested for the production of the famous Menard Cognac and Menard Pineau des Charentes. All wines are distilled in place on the traditional copper alambikah sharantezskomu method. Follow-long stay in oak barrels adds a subtle brandy excellent quality: the interaction with the wood drink gets its unique amber color, aroma and incomparable taste, characteristic of aged brandies.