A de Fussigny cognacs are beautifully elaborated in the company’s own distillery, founded in 1814 in the historical center of Cognac, France, on the banks of the Charente River. The river proximity creates a perfect hygrometry in the cellars and accordingly excellent aging conditions. The house hallmark is to combine traditional elaboration methods with a very modern and innovative packaging and brand image. The proximity to the river make for perfect hygrometry and allows the aromas of the to unfold. The product design is extremely different to that of traditional cognacs, the information on the cognac, such as age, name, percentage etc. is handwritten on the label, which makes it very personal.
Tasting notes by Andreas Larson (Best Sommelier 2007): "A very nice body on the nose, rather light and elegant, some nuts, some brown sugar, and black chocolate. On the palate a good depth, balanced, a very long after taste."
Eye : Deep brown with golden highlights
Nose : Floral aromas of jasmine, dried fruits, and vanilla
Palate : The aromas continue on the palate, with elegant complexity, softness, and amazingly well balanced. Combines power and richness with a wonderful harmony, right...