Extra Old Cask Finish Cognac
The ABK 6 XO Cask Finish is the finished product of master craft and expertise from this innovative Cognac house. From the moment the grapes are cultivated, to the moment that it reaches the bottle, this Cognac has been carefully monitored by a selection of fine producers. The Cellar Master was asked to select a series of eaux-de-vie that best embodies the spirit of this Cognac house and its estate; the result is one that is intense, aromatic and fruity. Falling into the Extra Old age category, it is aged in oak casks, and comes from one Single Estate Vineyard. The XO Cask Finish was limited to only 12 precious barrels, with each cask being sealed by a ministerial officer issuing a report on the Domaine Francis Abecassis. The XO Cognac from this maison are of cask strength, having been carefully aged under the expert nose of the Cellar Master.
This branch of the Domaines Francis Abecassis has a Paradise cellar with a truly precious and indulgent collection of eaux-de-vie. ABK 6 Cognac work hard to respect the tradition and quality that is needed to produce exceptional Cognac, and yet they fully satisfy all requirements of a contemporary audience. Visit our blog and learn more about ABK 6 Cognac from the Kiwi Master Blender himself, Simon Palmer.
The presentation of this bottle alone is enough to breathe some fresh air into the world of stuffy Cognac conservatism. With its square and oblong shoulders, on the outside the ABK 6 XO Cask Finish Rare Cognac is a truly contemporary addition to your drinks cabinet. On the inside, its quality demonstrates years of finely tuned Cognac production.
An XO Cognac of this quality should be enjoyed neat, or over ice to bring out its most indulgent and aromatic of eaux-de-vie.
About ABK6 Cognac
Owned by Francis Abécassis, ABK6 is a young cognac house based at the Domaine de Chez Maillard near the village of Claix. Its 250 hectares of vineyards produce high quality eaux-de-vie, which are used to blend this contemporary cognac. The goal of this label is to introduce a young and modern spirit to the traditional drink and at the same time value the quality. Not only its name, an abbreviation of the owner’s name, but also its blog, facebook and twitter pages show the target group of the company. ABK6 owns its own brand as well as the brands Leyrat and and Réviseur. Together, the three brands of the company have been awarded over 60 awards in the past years.
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