Growth area & soil: Grande Champagne
Charpentron VSOP Cognac
Charpentron VSOP Cognac is a Grande Champagne blend of eaux-de-vie, and one that's typical of its premier cru origins. While Charpentron VSOP young in age, having been aged for an average of 4 years, it has been produced following the old and traditional distilling methods of Charente. Bold, fruity and round, this VSOP is a truly versatile Cognac that can be enjoyed in a variety of different ways. The perfect place to start if you are new to the world of Cognac.
Charpentron Cognac house is run by a family team who continue to pass on their passion and savoir-faire for Cognac production decade after decade. Based in the heart of the Grande Champagne region, Charpentron is a lesser known brand, but boasts a spot in the Premier Cru of Cognac. With its rich history, expert knowledge and perfect soils Maison Charpentron is a standout Cognac producer worth knowing about.
Presentation of the bottle
Presented in an understated bottle that draws attention to the dark bronze Cognac inside. The classic design tells a story in its own right and reflects the brand's rich history. The perfect gift for a Cognac enthusiast looking to extend their Cognac collection.
How to enjoy
VSOP Cognacs like this one can be enjoyed on their own or as the component of a delicious long drink. Drinking it over ice offers a different flavor sensation, without the need to add a mixer. However due to the Cognacs fairly young age, it offers a fruity lightness that works wonders in cocktails. Try swapping out the main spirit of your favorite classic cocktail with Charpentron VSOP and experience this Cognac in a totally different light.