Reviews written: 5
Average Score given: 84
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Simply out of this world.
Incredible cask strength (brut de fut) brandy - amazing nose, very deep flavour, and long pleasant aftertaste. Worth every penny. Rare quality in an unassuming bottle, whereby consumer money is not wasted on a fancy glass container. Thank you CE for making this gem available.
A truly outstanding spirit.
Wonderful nose, deep flavour, nearly perfect balance, and long pleasant finish. This 2005 vintage was bottled in 2022; therefore, it qualifies to be classified as an XXO. Modest and unassuming packaging allows the product's high quality to speak for itself. The order was packaged appropriately...
A Very Fine Pure and Dry Extra.
This № 2 opens with a very "clean", nice fragrance, somewhat resembling a fine bourbon. The rear label states that this Extra has a "Pure and Dry" taste profile, and I couldn't agree more with that statement. As well, it has a wonderful long finish. This № 2 pairs well with a fine cigar, and...
Wonderful Hors d'Age.
This Hors d'Age starts off by greeting your eyes with a truly beautiful, very deep dark color, and greeting your nose with a wonderful fragrance. It has a very pleasant taste and medium-to-long finish. It can fairly have a strong standing among the other best cognacs in this Hors d'Age category....
Overhyped, overpriced, and watered-down.
I had a big anticipation for this Lot-50, but unfortunately it was a huge disappointment. While it has its pleasant aspects - i.e., pleasant nose and nice, very smooth palate, it has major shortcomings - i.e., it feels watered-down, and it feels not at all as old as one would expect for the product...