The vintage eaux-de-vie of A.E. Dor are one the few that are left from before phylloxera struck the region in 1874. Adapting to current developments in the cognac industry and the luxury market in general, the company, today headed by Jacques Riviere, have launched a new range of products that target a wider and more international group of consumers.
Tasting review by Delamain:
Eye: Each cask imparts its own color - generally paler and more brilliant than other old Cognacs
Nose: Powerful perfumes, dry grapes, grilled almonds
Palate: Fruity & elegant, wonderful rancio, long & fruity finish
Underwood aromas, dry grapes, grilled...