Cognac Dupuy, "Tentation" XO, gift box, 0.7 L
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Reviews of purchase Dupuy, "Tentation" XO, gift box, 0.7 L
The cognac is golden in color.
Soft, soft taste of cognac pleasantly warms and envelops in tones of chocolate, dried fruit and sweets. The full irresistible aftertaste is very firm.
Sweet, energetic aroma of cognac make up pleasant shades of vanilla, citrus fruits, fresh fruits, dried leaves, a burning fire, dried fruits and candied fruits.
Cognac is served as digestiv alone or in combination with ice cream, desserts, cakes.
Dupuy "Tentation" XO is produced by the house of Dupuis, which since its inception in 1852 carries the name of the founder. In the early twentieth century, it was bought by two companions, Peter Rustad and Thomas Bash-Gabrielsen. Having penetrated the old traditions of the house, they completely preserved its style and direction of activity. This policy follows the current manager - Christian Bash-Gabrielsen.
Cognac Dupuy "Tentation" XO includes o-de-vie from Grand Champagne, Petit Champagne and Phin Bois. The main grape variety is Uni Blanc, 5% is Colombar. Distilled alcohols are aged in barrels made of limousine oak, which are specially made in the Taranso cooperative workshop. The first year they are aged in new barrels, and then poured into the old 10-year olds. The minimum aging time for cognacs included in the blend is 15 years, the maximum - 25.
Dupuy "Tentation" XO was awarded a gold medal at the "International Wine & Spirit Competition" in London.
The history of the dynasty Bache-Gabrielsen like French fairy tale, where it all began with a love of a young Norwegian lieutenant Thomas Bash Gabrielsena a beautiful French girl from a respected wine-making family Willard. Throwing service, he went to conquer his chosen France. There he and another native of Norway, Peter Anton Rustad became the owner of the cognac house Dupuis. The story could have ended like all fairy tales, "he got the princess and half the kingdom into the bargain." But, of course, it did not stop, and it was not so simple: the development of the company had invested a painstaking and selfless work. Settling in France, Thomas has not forgotten his roots, and raised three sons who were born in the spirit of the Norwegian tradition. Due to the old production relations homes Rustard-Bash-Gabrielsen (the name was the company to death companion Thomas) Dupuis and became especially popular in Scandinavia.
Currently the business is run by the great-grandson of Thomas bash-Gabrielsen - Herve. As a child, he participated in the production - helping sealed bottle. After receiving education in economics in 2003, Herve returned to the company where his father is still chairman of the board. Herve has developed its own marketing strategy, which has helped home bash-Gabrielsen adapt to changes in the international market for cognac, which seeks to attract younger consumers. Taking into account the average size of the company compared with houses giants, the results are impressive. Bache-Gabrielsen continues to maintain leadership in the markets in Scandinavia and expands its sphere of influence in Europe.