Reviews written: 52
Average Score given: 81
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I am an opinionated old man. After half a century of cognac I still have a pedestrian palate.
Gorgeous amber with copper highlights, a rare-to-me beauty in the glass. First nose is grapes, sunshine, brightness with vanilla and incense evolving. Bang! There’s the 44.9% quickly becoming the subtle eloquence of Grande champagne. Delicate balance of flavors coming together - a paradox of...
Taste the bouquet
Darker in the bottle, a deep amber with gold highlights. The 1st nose is abundant, floral, and sophisticated, deepening over time. “Taste the bouquet”. Spicy flavors fill the mouth and evolve through a lengthy finish. Somehow this cognac tastes personal, as if the taste was a goal of a single...
Deep amber with brilliant copper highlights. 1st nose is of fresh with dew garden, not just the flowers, but the verdant growing bouquet of well nourished plantings, over time a herbal essence is added. Sweet at first, not astringent, but palate-cleansing nevertheless leaving a confident, sophisticated...
Unusual for VSOP
Light amber with red-gold highlights. First nose is delicate and floral becoming a little stronger with a hint of spices. Sweet, light, feminine with just a little spice in the nice finish. Interesting offering from Tesseron, age not noted anywhere on the box or bottle, unusual finesse for a ...