Growth area & soil: Fins Bois
Prunier 20 Ans D'Age Cognac is a limited edition, about 2500 bottles are produced of this cognac. This blend was aged for years in 250-400 litre casks. The packaging used is reminiscent of that used by the cognac house at the beginning of the 19th century.
This is a Fins Bois blend of 1994/96. Prunier is a producer I like a lot, both their cognacs and their people is easy to like. And this is no exception. This cognac is quite bright, it has not been stored in new oak. It is very fresh on the nose, I find a lot of fruit like citrus and pear, but also...
Prunier 20 Years Old Cognac
Tasted from a sample of the Advent Calendar: Light amber with golden reflections. Deep nose on ripe pears, almonds, floral notes, blond tobacco, some vanilla, ginger. On the palate well balanced, quite elegant and oily with almonds, hazelnuts, pears and some decent, spicy bitterness. Medium to...