V.S (for Very Special) , also called *** (or Three Stars) is is a cognac which youngest eau-de-vie is at least two and a half years old. A Cognac may be sold only when its youngest eau-de-vie reaches a minimum of two and a half years old, as of the first day of October following the harvest of the grapes.
Only the years of storage in oak barrels count to determine its age. Once transferred into glass, the Cognac stops maturing . It stands still.
These young cognacs are ideal to be used for Long Drinks or to make Cocktails. The fruit creams and liqueurs are also essential to make nice cocktails.
Age of Fruit - Age of Flowers - Age of Spices. For the first time recognize the three natural aromatic stages, memorize them easily and select them according to the different instances.
PRODUCTION : No chemical products or fertilisers
VINIFICATION : The wine is left untreated ( no added sulphur or yeast)
DISTILLATION: Distilled from organically grown grapes. Traditional distillation method allows the cognac to develop richer aromatic notes. No added chemicals.
This Cognac has been aged in oak barrels for a few years in our cellars. While this young, powerful Cognac does not show much oak influence, it has rich aromas and a round, attractive flavour. The colour is slightly amber due to barrel ageing.
This Cognac has been aged in oak barrels for a few years in our cellars.
The colour is slightly amber due to barrel ageing.
Gold in colour with amber highlights.
The initial nose has aromas of apricots and fresh grapes which then evolve towards light spice and fruit filled pastry.
The palate is crisp and elegant with good presence and exceptional length.
Many awards at spirits competitions.