Growth area & soil: Grande Champagne
Hine Millesime 1985 Early Landed Cognac
Hine Millesime 1985 Early Landed Cognac is a proud part of a selection of vintage Cognacs created from an exceptional years harvest. Thanks to each of the Cognac’s experience its own unique climate and storage conditions unique flavours and aromas are offered within each vintage year. With the Beautifully balanced between sweetness and spice, 1985 is an extremely delicate choice with intriguing complexity. Delectably powerful with a finish to be remembered.
Landing in 1985, the selection was brought to England in the 19th century thanks to many connoisseurs realising that Cognac was able to mature differently in English cellars. Tom Hine himself, a former Englishman knew he was onto something special and continued sending casks to England to ensure this brilliance could be repeated. one of a selection of vintage cognacs created from harvests in exceptional years. Thanks to the 1985's conditions it boasts exceptional rarity and superiority, making it an excellent choice for every connoisseur to appreciate.
Presentation of the bottle
Stamped with simplicity, 1985 boasts the bold Hine branding with its red type proudly placed at the centre of the bottle. Its vintage origin is beautifully displayed with ease thanks to a traditional minimal display. The year 1985 is clearly presented to allow the history and brilliance of this Cognac to be evident from the first glance. An excellent gift to others, or to yourself.
How to enjoy
As a vintage, the Millésime is best enjoyed neat to allow its full essence to express itself. Add a dash of water to bring the sweet aroma to the surface and sip slowly to savour its strong finish.
About Hine Cognac
Located in the heart of the Grande Champagne, the premium wine growing area of the Cognac region, the house of Hine has been producing some of the most exquisite Cognacs for six generations, when it was better known as T Hine & Co Cognac. The estate boasts an exceptional 173 acres of vineyards, and the house has a very special tradition of producing relatively small quantities - but with a very high standard in quality. One of their trademarks is to store their vintage casks in damp cellars in Bristol, England. This way, the Thomas Hine Cognac goes through a uniquely different ageing process due to the humidity of the seaside town, which differs somewhat to that of the southwestern coast of France. These highly priced vintage bottles are called “Hine Early-Landed Vintage Cognac”.
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