Growth area & soil: Grande Champagne
Jenssen XO Grande Champagne Cognac
Jenssen Cognac XO Grande Champagne has been aged for 25 years in French oak barrels. A pure Grande Champagne delight revealing fruity and floral flavors with hints of orange zest, nuts and delicate spices.
Home to top of the range distilling and harvesting equipment, Maison Jenssen boasts a high-end range of Cognacs. From a luxurious VSOP through to limited edition, very old sought after Hors d’age products, this Cognac house’s collection is well worth knowing about. The Jenssen estate also welcomes tourists to stay on site with magnificent views overlooking the vineyards in the distance.
Presentation of the bottle
Presenting elegance and simplicity, this Cognac arrives in an understated bottle that draws attention to the dark golden amber Cognac inside. The classic design of the bottle lets the Cognac and branding speak for itself, as it is clear from a first glimpse that it is a high quality Cognac from the Premier cru.
How to enjoy
A mature blend like this one is best enjoyed neat. Try altering the tasting experience subtly by adding a few ice cubes to the Cognac in a brandy snifter glass and appreciate as the rich aromas softly open up in the glass. Pair with a fine cigar to take the tasting to another dimension. A blissful way to unwind after a long day.
Gold Medal - World Competition of Brussels 2006
About Jenssen Cognac
The house of Cognac Jenssen is located in the heart of premier cru Grande Champagne – in the highly desired ‘golden triangle.’ The estate is called Le Maine Pertubaud and consists of a sprawl of beautifully restored old buildings, ancient cellars, mansions and vines. Jenssen Cognac grows grapes on 25 hectares of vineyards and produces a small range of cognacs that range from VSOP to the prestigious 98 year old “Arcana.”
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