Growth area & soil: Fins Bois
Giboin Fins Bois d'Apremont 2001 Vintage 70cl Cognac
The youngest of Giboin’s vintage collection, Giboin Fins Bois d’Apremont 2001 is, a sensational single year offering, and the only Cognac produced from Giboin’s Fins Bois vineyard in Apremont. This sought after limited edition seduces the senses with aromas of candied orange and tonka beans, alongside prevailing spicy flavors including nutmeg and leather.A masterpiece waiting to be enjoyed at the right moment, amongst the right company.
With hundreds of years worth of expertise under their belt, it’s safe to say, the close-knit family running Maison Giboin know a thing or two about Cognac. Based in both the Borderies and Fins bois crus, Giboin are artisanal masters in the creation of quality products characteristic of the region and subsoil. Offering a variety of unique Cognacs and Pineau de Charentes, the house of Giboin is a notable brand that deserves a firm place in any Cognac collection.
Presentation of the bottle
Dressed in an elegant decanter with silver details; the presentation of this Cognac is contemporary and in keeping with the Cognac as one of the first vintage Cognacs from the current century. Sleek and stylish, the 50cl version of the bottle is an ideal gift in mark of a special occasion, as it is displayed with a beautiful matching presentation sleeve. Also available as the full-size 70cl bottle on its own - this Cognac is the perfect addition to a Cognac enthusiasts personal collection too.
How to enjoy
Mature Cognacs, like Vintage 2001 deserve your utmost attention and should be enjoyed in the right conditions. Enjoy this Cognac neat or lengthened with a drop of mineral water. Pair with a smooth and fruity cigar, to accentuate the tasting even further. Alternatively, it serves beautifully as an afternoon Cognac to enjoy with a piece of shortbread biscuit.
About Giboin Cognac
Giboin is an expert producer of both Cognac and Pineau de Charentes, with 60 acres (24 hectars) of vineyards in both the Borderies and Fins Bois Cognac growing areas of the Charente. This family run, traditional brand has a history stretching back to the early part of the nineteenth century, and exclusively produces a very limited amount of Cognac per year. Using predominantly Ugni Blanc grapes, but Merlot too, Giboin strives to remain committed to the methods used by the family’s founders, and for a small house curates a surprisingly versatile and wide range of Cognac and Pineau products.
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