The brand of Salignac Cognac is now owned by Courvoisier, and is a cognac that helped Courvoisier to remain stable throughout the global crisis, returning to growth in 2010. Salignac Cognac is younger and slightly less expensive than the famous Courvoisier brand. However, it is possible to find some extremely old Salignac cognacs dating back to the mid-1800s that can command high prices.
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...
Eye: A beautiful amber color.
Nose: The nose offers candied fig, gingerbread, and honey.
Palate: On the palate you taste sweet raisin, floral hints, dried apricot, and nutmeg. The finish is delicate and long.
A note from the cellar master: “When enjoying the bouquet of your...