Frapin – Chateau de Fontpinot Grande Champagne XO Cognac
XO Chateau de Fontpinot - Under its warm golden autumn reflections, it reveals a delicate concentration of aromas and flavours for tasting: vanilla...
Frapin – Chateau de Fontpinot...
XO Chateau de Fontpinot - Under its warm golden autumn...
Château de Fontpinot combines the exceptional qualities of a Grande Champagne Premier Grand Cru du Cognac, a very old single estate reserve, from the family château surrounded by the 315 hectares of the Domaine Château de Fontpinot.
Unique Cognac! Being exclusively harvested, distilled, aged and bottled at the Domaine, the cuvée benefits from the very rare Château appellation.
This XO cognac is the result of a long ageing process, particularly in dry cellars, which gives it a subtle, complex and fine bouquet.
Under its warm golden autumn reflections, Château de Fontpinot reveals a delicate concentrate of aromas and flavours for tasting: vanilla wood tannins developing generously, floral notes of hawthorn and wild flowers whose harmony is completed by aromas of candied fruits such as apricot and orange; then hints of port and the famous "Rancio" characteristic of old Cognacs, an aroma that is expressed after 20 years of age, are introduced. Château de Fontpinot won the Trophy and Gold Medal in the XO category at the 1998 Wines & Spirit Challenge.
Meeting time and a spirit, the Frapin style brings to its highest expression the quintessence of Cognac. With its exceptional vineyard spread over more than 240 hectares exclusively in the heart of the Grande Champagne 1er Cru de Cognac, the Frapin house embodies with passion the great tradition of a family settled in Charente since 1270 [...]
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