Guy Pinard & Fils XO Folle Blanche 2004 Pinard Cognac
Growth area & soil: Fins Bois
Guy Pinard XO Folle Blanche 2004 Pinard
The Guy Pinard XO Folle Blanche 2004 Pinard is a Fins Bois vintage from, as the name suggests, 2004. Produced from the Folle Blanche grape, it boasts an endearing rarity due to the recent trade of this variety for the commonly found Ugni Blanc. A staple of cognac vineyards before the phylloxera crisis in the 19th century, it now only accounts for around 1% of all the grapes grown in the region. An unmissable choice, it is a rare opportunity to taste the excellence of the Folle Blanche.
This XO quality cognac is made from organically farmed grapes, bottled without adding sugar, and the color is totally natural. With organic Cognac’s steadily rising in popularity, the 2004 is an excellent example of why sitrpped back Cognac’s are taking center stage. Produced by a Cognac house that originated in the 17th century, Guy Pinard & Fils embodies brilliance and expertise in selecting the finest Cognacs from exceptional harvest years. Proving its superiority, the 2004 is an excellent example of why this Cognac house is renowned for rare and remarkable Cognacs.
Presentation of the bottle
Showcased with simplicity and sophistication, the XO Folle Blanche 2004’s display is understated, yet brilliantly bold. Bold serif font offers insight into the fine details of the blend, with markings of its tale offered with subtle, traditional styling. Finished with a deep rouge stamp and a charming cork top it's elegant with effortless ease.
How to enjoy
Enjoy this cognac neat, at a temperature of around 25 ° C. It embodies bet when sipped from a tulip glass.
About Guy Pinard Fils Cognac
The Guy Pinard Familly is a pioneer of organic winery in France and is the first organic Cognac producer. Pinard's property is situated in the little village of Foussignac, in the heart of the “Fins Bois de Jarnac” a small sub-region which has been renowned for its elegant and floral Cognacs for hundreds of years. This specific “terroir”, together with the organic methods and the Pinard family know-how leads to authentic Cognacs.
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