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ABK6 Millesime 1985 Cognac
A treasured vintage Cognac. Exclusively taking shape in six small barrels: FP1, FP2, FP15, FP65, FP66 and FP77 situated within the Chai Paradise cellar. In January 2015, ABK6 bottled a limited run of only 2820 bottles, making this a unique addition to a collection.
This is a well-embodied beverage. With a unique blend of sophisticated fruits, ABK6 Millesime 1985 Cognac is a finely wooded choice that balances sweet and spice expertly. Delicate, yet bold with effortless simplicity makes this a memorable choice of Cognac.
Owned by Francis Abécassis, Domaine de Chez Maillard is situated near the village of Claix on an idealistic hilltop amongst 250 hectares of ripe vineyards. Producing high-quality Eaux-de-vie, contemporary blends are expertly crafted by the ABK6 house. A family affair, run by a father and daughter, this is a house that proudly produces exclusively single estate Cognac. Impressively grown, distilled, aged, blended and bottled all within the estate gates. With a close eye cast at each step of a Cognac’s journey, ABK6 undoubtedly guarantees excellence.
Presentation of the bottle
A bold Cognac, dressed in audacious decor. Contemporary in style, the sleek black and silver bottle stands out with its effortless simplicity. Balancing traditional and modern elegance seamlessly. The swirly type compliments the bold numbering to create an appearance that is a perfectly blended balance. Suiting the young and the old simultaneously, this is a Cognac well dressed for all occasions.
How to enjoy
With a unique blend of Eaux-de-vie, this Cognac can be enjoyed alone to fully taste each component of impressive flavour. The balance of sweet and spice also makes it a great addition to pack a punch when added to a cocktail. Offering exceptional value for money, this is a great choice for anyone who enjoys an elegant Cognac.
About ABK6 Cognac
Owned by Francis Abécassis (a homonym of ABK6 when pronounced in French), ABK6 Cognac is a relatively young brand based in the Domaine de Chez Maillard near the village of Claix. The brand is known for its choice to produce single estate Cognacs, with its eaux-de-vie being carefully selected from their 220 hectares of land, specifically for their aromatic intensity and indulgence. The label has shaken up the industry by introducing a young and modern spirit to a traditional drink, without compromising on quality. The company is now one of the largest independent producers in Cognac, and also owns the brands Leyrat, Reviseur and Grands Domaines. Attention to detail is applied to every single aspect of production at ABK6, with sustainable growing methods, Charentaise distillation and precise blending. It’s no wonder the group has taken home over 60 awards in recent years.
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