Growth area & soil: Grande Champagne
Raymond Ragnaud Vintage 1998 Classic Cognac
The Cognac Raymond Ragnaud Vintage 1998 has arrived! A cognac with an impressive mixture of flavors considering its age, the 1998 Vintage is a bold classic that is sure to leave a lasting impression on cognac fans. Presented with a lovely looking 700ml bottle and a display box, the Ragnaud Vintage gives you a memorable experience right from the beginning!
Made exclusively from Grande Champagne Premier Gru, the 41% ABV cognac is intense in flavor and on the nose. Its invigorating flavor profile is made up of characteristics from the region it derives from. Floral notes from Grande Champagne and a peppery finish coupled with an aromatic smorgasbord is something to look forward to! Thanks to the characteristics of the pure chalk within the Grande Champagne soil, the floral and light flavours and contrasted well with the extensive ageing process of the cognac.
Presentation of the bottle:
The bottle is sleek and slender, oozing elegance and class in appearance. The golden hue of the cognac couples perfectly with the shape and size of the bottle, making it an ideal addition to any display cabinet. The bottle also comes with a protective box, with the Raymond Ragnaud Official seal on the front.
How to serve:
It’s a complex cognac and should be enjoyed after dinner with either some dark fruits, chocolate or on its own. Make sure to let it breathe before tasting!
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I got this cognac as a gift two years ago, so now it was time to taste it. And I was dissappointed. This cognac is somewhat shy on the nose, it takes time to find the beautiful fruit aromas that are in there. Orange is what you can identify most easily. In the mouth, this is a rather uncomplicated...
About Raymond Ragnaud Cognac
Covering 47 hectares of Grande Champagne vineyards, Cognac Raymond Ragnaud is a family run house with a history that can be traced back to 1860. Producing ranges under the labels “Premier”, “Prestige” and “Carafe”, Raymond Ragnaud cognacs are created in the time old traditions that have been passed down through the centuries. Over the past few years the house has concentrated on increasing overseas sales, and now around 75 per cent of all Raymond Ragnaud Cognac are exported around the world.
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