This XO from the house of De Luze is about 20 years old, with the oldest cognac in the blend from the Boinaud Estate harvest of 1980. In early 2011, the packaging of the bottle got a heavy redesign.
Always an enjoyable evening
This is a very solid XO Cognac. I have other, more expensive options and they are good too, but the De Luze is more and more becoming my go to drink. The presentation is very nice and is capped with a very substantial feeling top. The nose is very nice and and the taste continues to develop as...
This is a great XO Cognac in every way. The presentation is very well done, on par with the XO's from the big houses. The nose is very fruity and sweet, with a woody and leathery backbone, very interesting and ever changing. The palate arrives with spice, a lot less sweetness than the nose would have...
De Live XO Fine Cognac - Sublime
Rich orange citrus i erodes, mild sweetness then a hit of the orange warms across the tongue and mouth, finishing on long mild wood and plum tastes.. A wonderful Cognac that in my opinion beats my bold favourite Hennessy XO.. yes I have said it and now put into print .. I prefer the flavours and aromas...