Cognac Tesseron, Lot №29 XO "Exception", gift box, 700 ml
Cognac-colored brilliant topaz.
Extremely elegant, very well balanced, complex taste of cognac combines shades of dried fruit, mocha and cocoa, fragrant flowers. Resistant, stylish finish filled with nuances of marmalade.
Heady, silky, fresh, layered fragrance reveals notes of honey brandy, figs, plums and exotic fruits, hints of oak and rancio.
Cognac is the perfect digestif, goes well with coffee, cigar and slice of lemon.
"Lot №29" XO Exception is a rare gem in the collection of cognacs Tesseron. It was created from a unique combination of legendary, rare spirits of Grande Champagne, a third of which is dated 1906 year, and the rest belong to the 30s of XX century. Blend presents classic grape varieties - Ugni Blanc, Folle Blanche and Colombard. Spirits distilled in an apparatus called "Charentaise alambik" capacity of 0.7-1 thousand liters. Extract was made in French oak barrels Limousin for more than 75 years.
"Lot №29" demonstrates the quintessence of elegance, balance of power and elegance, gorgeous seductive fragrant bouquet, complemented by subtle nuances of the essential characteristic of the best of old cognacs, as well as an extremely long finish. This release has received the highest score of 100 points from the famous expert Robert Parker.
Brandy Tesseron house for over a hundred years is the custodian of the greatest secrets of creating high-quality cognacs. The company was established by Abel Tesseron in 1906 on the basis of two estates located in different regions: in the town Boneuil (Grande Champagne) and Saint-Surin (Petite Champagne). Abel Tesseron marked the beginning of a magnificent collection of cognac that "canned" in the crypt of the XII century. These old and rare treasures tsenivshiesya in a narrow circle of connoisseurs, as has always been claimed by large traders cognac who know a lot about these spirits of excellent quality, which can be used to complete the noble mixtures. That is why Abel, to assess the potential, not sparing invest in the collection of funds, created a monumental foundation for their children. But alcohol is not only sold to other manufacturers, the most rare of them went on to create exceptional cognacs under its own brand "Tesseron". They have a private name "Lots" - a term rarely used in the Charente. As explained by the third generation of the family - Alfred Tesseron: "These" Lots "are actually blends created from our stockpile."
Today, due to the ever increasing demand, the company sells more and more cognacs under its own brand "Tesseron". The house also Tesseron through active actions Alfred Tesseron, owns two prestigious Bordeaux estates: Château Ponte Cana in Pauillac and Château Lafon-Rochet in Saint-Estephe.