Cognac Menard, "Tres Vieux", Grande Champagne, gift box, 700 ml
- Strength: 43%
- Volume: 700 ml
- Cognac class:
- Exposure: more than 85 years
- Grape varieties: Ugni Blanc
Amazingly soft and rounded taste of cognac reveals hints of bitter almonds, cinnamon, apricot, has a delightfully long finish.
Rich aroma of brandy filled aristocratic hint Rance tones of dark chocolate and old skin.
Cognac goes well with chocolate, cigar, lemon, coffee, fruit can be consumed as a digestif or in combination with cocktails.
Noble cognac Menard, "Tres Vieux" conquer their rich taste and aroma. This rare and exquisite cognac was distilled at the beginning of the last century, and it includes alcohols older than 85 years. Cognac is aged in Limousin oak barrels, where over the years it gets its unique flavor and aroma characteristics. Cognac absorbs the tannins from the wood and acquires a beautiful color, flavor and incomparable taste Rance, which is characteristic only for the "age" of cognacs.
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. Collected eau de vie is placed in barrels made of oak forest in the Limousin, where under the influence of the time there is a slow birth of the great cognac. 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.