The vintage eaux-de-vie of A.E. Dor are one the few that are left from before phylloxera struck the region in 1874. Adapting to current developments in the cognac industry and the luxury market in general, the company, today headed by Jacques Riviere, have launched a new range of products that target a wider and more international group of consumers.
Eye: Light amber color.
Nose: Floral notes of jasmine, medlar flowers. Fruity notes of figs, prunes, creme brulee and candied orange. Spice of oak and toasted brioche.
Palate: Generous and oaky, mellow refined and elegant. A long rich finish like a good Grande Champagne should be....
The XO Memoire is beautifully clear & has a rich amber color. On the nose it's immediately clear that the XO is going to be smooth, reflecting its visual appearance. Vanilla oak & nutty aromas emerge alongside chocolate & more highly scented floral notes. Then you are presented with the warming...
Nose: Round and balanced notes, oak hints, plum and almond. A rich rancio comes in, some leather aromas due to its length of ageing. The Borderies spirits in this blend lead to a floral fragrance.
Eye: Its amber coloring indicates a great cCgnac.