Growth area & soil: Grande Champagne
Godet Grande Champagne 1980
Godet Grande Champagne 1980 is a premier cru single year eaux-de-vie boasting exceptional quality. Cognac usually tends to be the product of skillful blending and craftsmanship, where the master blender uses years of experience and talent to compose a Cognac in mind. With vintage Cognac’s however, the master blender lets nature work its magic on its own. A vintage Cognac like this one was produced with connoisseurs in mind and it certainly will not disappoint even the most knowledgeable and experienced of Cognac drinkers.
As a precious vintage to be cherished and preserved in its entity, Godet Grande Champagne 1980 remains maturing in barrels and is bottled only on demand by hand. This ensures utmost quality and preservation of the exquisite eaux-de-vie.
Renowned for the floral and fruity palette of their Cognacs, Maison Godet know the true value of time and worth of a well-aged Cognac, and use time wisely in order to build complexity in their Cognacs. Crafting Cognac deep with history, expertise and generations of know-how, the house of Godet are the only brand to under-go the aging process by the Atlantic Ocean, which gives their Cognacs remarkable fullness and precision like no other.
Presentation of the decanter
Decanted in an elegant and simple bottle design, Godet Grande-Champagne Extra Vieille Cognac proves that, whilst presentation is important - it’s what’s on the inside that counts the most. Nevertheless, with its slim neck and smooth curves, this bottle will stand tall on the brandy shelf. It is a luxurious gift for someone who lavishes the finer things in life.
How to enjoy
Having found its alcohol content naturally over time, this vintage Cognac contains unparalleled elegance and infinite depth that should be enjoyed one sip at a time. Drink neat from a tulip glass, as the narrow top of this type of glass will delicately distribute the arrival of aromas during the tasting.
About Godet Cognac
The house of Godet has been run by the family for 14 generations. It is a perfect example of a cognac house that deeply believes in the tradition of this spirit and its origins. At the same time, Godet manages to move with modern times, having recently created a cognac from a grape that is almost extinct in the cognac industry: Folle Blache. This cognac is called "Antarctica Godet" and was inspired by a 2-month sailing trip to the South Pole.
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