Cognac Voyer - XO Gold
Under the leadership of Pierre Vaudon, Cellar Master at the Voyer Estate, real treasures are created. Including this legendary XO Gold Cognac.
"Business card of François VOYER, this XO Gold Cognac is reference in its category : several times gold medal winner, at major international competitions."
Thus, the delicacy of this XO Gold Cognac is no longer to be proved : hailed by the specialized press, such as the Revue du Vin de France, or Cuisine et vins de France. Its long aging in oak barrels gives it aromas of vanilla, spices and candied fruits. It will seduce you by its great length in the mouth and a creaminess worthy of an old brandy.
The floral notes of the young eaux-de-vie fade away, giving a way to the robust flavors of dried fruits, candied fruits and spices. Vanilla, cinnamon, ginger and pepper are mentioned here. After this first fire appear the delicious notes of wood, enable by the oak barrel aging. If you pay attention, you can find various surprising flavors, such as notes of passion fruit.
On the palate, the movement oscillates between power and refined smoothness. This Cognac bears all the nobility and vigor of its Grande Champagne origins. But its advanced age allows it to offer its range of aromas while remaining soft.
A word from The Voyer House :
"First of all, appreciating this Cognac takes time - would notice Pierre Vaudon - first let this Cognac 10 minutes in the glass. Enjoy its red dress with mahogany reflections. Discover its gourmet and complex bouquet. Know how to taste it with all the patience and attention it deserves. "
• Gold Medal at the Ultimate Spirits Challenge, with 94/100 points.
• Double Gold Medal at San Francisco World Spirit Competition, in March 2012
• Best in Class at the International Wine and Spirit Competition in London in 2008
• Nominated at the Concours Mondial de Bruxelles in 2008
• Nominated at the International Spirit Challenge of London in 2007 and 2008