Alexandre Marnier-Lapostolle's father was a wine and spirit merchant specialising in the production of liquors issued of fruits. It is nearly by chance that they tried to blend liquor with orange cognac from the Cognac region. They liked it and the rest is history.
Alexandre settled in the 17th-century Chateau de Bourg, near Cognac in order to be closer to supply for his new liquor. He decided to import Citrus Bigaradia oranges and to macerate the orange peels in neutral alcohol before distillation. Learn More
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.
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