Geffard Henri Vieille Réserve Carafe Millenium Cognac

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Cognac age
Réserve

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Growth area
Grande Champagne

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Bottle size
700ml
ABV
40%
Brand
Geffard Henri Cognac
$ 131
excl. shipping

Tasting review

Eye: Old and deep gold with bright flashes.

Nose: Rancio, walnut and cedar.

Palate: Evolved and rich palate that's typically Charentais in style, accompanied by the smell of cigar box.

Description

Geffard Henri Vieille Réserve Carafe Millenium Cognac

An award-winning masterpiece by the artisanal experts at the Henri Geffard estate, the Vieille Réserve Carafe Millenium Cognac is a refined and rich Reserve-aged Cognac produced using eaux-de-vie exclusively sourced from the premier cru, Grande Champagne.

Thanks to the high chalk content of the terroir soil, its maritime atmosphere and microclimate, satisfaction is guaranteed with every sip in this Grande Champagne beauty. Aged for over 3 decades in the estate's ancient cellars, the Geffard Henri Vieille Réserve Carafe Millenium Cognac boasts a complex character, offering intense aromatic notes of rancio, cedar and cigar bars - flavors that can only be achieved using high-quality eaux-de-vie subject to a lengthy aging process.

The Geffard family founded their formidable estate back in 1840, passing their ancestral expertise down through 5 generations to establish themselves as a notable producer of unique Cognacs. Now run by Karine and Stephane, the Geffard estate is located in Grande Champagne itself, with every single aspect of production, from harvest to distillation and ageing, taking place on-site - ensuring each step in the creative process is carefully controlled.

Awards

  • Silver Medal 2016 - Concours Général Agricole in Paris
  • Gold Medal 2014 - Concours Général Agricole in Paris
  • Silver Medal 2014 - Independent Winegrowers Wine Competition in Paris
Presentation of the Decanter

The craftsmanship and quality found in the Vieille Reserve Millenium Cognac is replicated in its decanter. It takes the form of an old topette, which was used to take Cognac samples from oak casks to value them as they aged. The design features luxurious gold detailing with Monsieur Geffard's signature on its label, confirming both its quality and authenticity.

How to Enjoy Geffard Henri Vieille Réserve Carafe Millenium Cognac

A reserve such as this should be enjoyed neat, perhaps served alongside a double espresso as a delightful digestif.

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About Geffard Henri Cognac

The Geffard family occupies an enviable position in the heart of the Premier Cru - the Grande Champagne - known for producing exceptional eaux-de-vie. Their history in Cognac dates back to 1840 extending back five generations from father to son. They continue their craft today with their two children, Karine and Stéphane. The soil is chalky and the microclimate optimal for producing fantastic Cognac. They harvest, distill and ripen everything as a family and on the estate, and their selection includes the Henri Giffard VSOP, Vieille Réserve, Très Vieux Cognac.

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