Courvoisier Cognac 12 Year
Courvoisier // Borderies, France
The first of the four major cognac houses to introduce an age statement cognac and not rely on the VS, VSOP, XO, etc. aging definitions. This 12 Year bottling consists primarily of eaux de vie from the Borderies region in Cognac.
CognacBrandy distilled in a delimited region within France from specific grapes. Must be double-distilled to no higher than 72% abv. Required to be aged in oak for at least 2 years. Also, if labeled as the following, minimum aging is: VS-2 years, VSOP-4 years, Napoléon 6 years, XO-10 years (as of April 2018).
Cask TypeFrench oak