Delamain XO Pale and Dry Cognac

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Delamain Cognac

The name Pale & Dry is related to the pale colour, the word "dry" referrs to the sweet character of the Cognac. This Delamain Pale & Dry Très Belle Grande Champagne Cognac was introduced as a product in 1920, and represents 80% of the company's production. The blend consists of selected eaux-de-vie from the Grande Champagne region producers and growers. The blend of Pale & dry consists of reduced 15% ABV "weak" or "vieilles faibles" cognac, that is blended with about 53% ABV stronger cognac. This blend is then again aged in Limousin oak casks to create a final balance.

Cognac age:
XO
Growth area:
Grande Champagne
Bottle size:
700ml
ABV:
40%

$125 - In Stock

excl. shipping
Tasting Notes

The colour: Quite bright, slightly golden. The nose is intense, a good deal of floral hints and vanilla. The taste is round, and fruity. A solid after taste.

Q&A for Delamain XO Pale and Dry

Edward Willey III 2013-04-11

Simply put, this is the best value in XO cognacs. It's Grande Champagne. It's a multiple of the minimum 6 years of age for an XO. In the mouth it's fruity, smooth, and complex. I've corresponded with Charles B. himself who is - despite being the head of one of the most respected houses - very concerned with customer satisfaction. Four stars. I'm dying to buy a Reserve de la Famille.

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yeozer 2012-03-23

This is a nice XO with great flavour and very reasonably priced. It is light yet refreshing and flavourful, I find it to be more fruity and lingers in the mouth for a while. Overall two thumbs up. Cheers!

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Delamain XO Pale and Dry

Delamain XO Pale and Dry

The colour: Quite bright, slightly golden. The nose is intense, a good deal of floral hints and vanilla. The taste is round, and fruity. A solid after taste.

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