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André Petit VS *** Cognac

André Petit Cognac

Even when this André Petit Cognac VS is very young: It's quite balanced already. 4 years of ageing in oak barrels are responsible for a solid cognac.

Cognac age:
Growth area:
Fins Bois
Bottle size:
Age (maximum):
4 years

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Tasting Notes
Some floral aroma, and a good note of wood. May be mixed in a cocktail.

This small family-run cognac producer from Berneuil insists that their cognac is not merely of standard quality. This can be validated by the fact that the Petit family works with traditional methods handed down form their grandparents and harvest the grapes manually. This is almost extinct in the cognac industry due to growing demand and the production of high quantities. André Petit came to some sort of fame in the industry by stopping their contract with Hennessy in the 1960s and deciding to produce themselves. Like many small producers from the Cognac region, they also specialize in the making of Pineau des Charentes.  

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André Petit VS ***

André Petit VS ***

Some floral aroma, and a good note of wood. May be mixed in a cocktail.
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