Cognac Voyer - XO 1er Cru
This XO Cognac is a good start for novices, while remaining very attractive for connoisseurs !
Strong element of the Voyer collection, this XO Premier Cru is a must-try. Pierre Vaudon, brilliant Cellar Master for the Voyer House, has been in charge of this assembly of 10 to 25 years old eaux-de-vie.
This alchemy allows us to discover this XO in Premier Cru Grande Champagne. Two words : Power and Flexibility. This Cognac is presented in a carafe of 70cl.
In tasting :
This aged Cognac takes you to southern orchards : peach, plum and quince paste. The long aging of this spirit also gives it sumptuous vanilla notes. Then, we move to elegant hints of wood.
The great balance of this XO Cognac is typical of the old Grande Champagne Cognacs. There is both a great flexibility, coupled with power in the mouth. Those are the two main characteristics that form the signature of Voyer House spirits..
This Cognac is know to be a good companion for cigar nights ! He is indeed advised several times in the havanes-specialized press :
First, it is the first Cognac chosen by the German magazine "Fine Tobacco" in 2013, during a cognac / cigar tasting.
Then by Michel Bettane, expert in spirits, from the magazine "The Cigar Amateur” in March