Cognac Menard XO, gift box, 700 ml
Cognac thick amber color with a golden hue.
Cognac has a spicy, complex and elegant taste with hints of cinnamon and nutmeg.
Intense aroma of brandy over the years only becomes softer and velvety. Gradually manifested notes of vanilla, chocolate and leather, which emphasizes the exotic shade of Rance.
Cognac goes well with chocolate, cigar, lemon, coffee, fruit can be consumed as a digestif or in combination with cocktails.
Menard XO - is a great harmonious cognac, which is created from the best grapes grown in the region Grand Fine Champagne. It is called the true classics not only because of the amber-gold color, but also because of the wide taste palette that perfectly combined with hints of flavor. Cognac has excellent tasting characteristics that emphasizes long aging in oak Limousin. For maximum disclosure variety of shades best beverage by pouring it into a glass, the glass be heated directly in his hand.
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.