Courvoisier Master's Cask Collection Sherry Cask Finish
Courvoisier // Cognac, France
Released in global travel retail beginning September 2017 comes this Sherry Cask Finish from Courvoisier's Master's Cask Collection. The cognac is comprised of a blend of brandies that aged from 2-8 years. These brandies then further aged for 2 1/2 years in French Limousin oak casks. Lastly, they were transferred to casks which formerly held Pedro Ximenez sherry cask for four to six months further.
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 Limousin oak, Pedro Ximenez sherry cask