Martell Cordon Bleu 300 Cognac
Martell // Cognac, France
Released in 2015 to commemorate the 300th anniversary of the House of Martell, this is a special edition of one of their iconic bottles, Cordon Bleu, which was created by Edouard Martell in 1912. This is a "unique re-edition" by Benoît Fil, Martell's current Cellar Master. It is comprised of eaux de vie from Grande Champagne, Petite Champagne, Fins Bois, and Borderies. The blend is rested in a 300 year-old oak barrel.
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 TypeTronçais oak