Pierre Ferrand Renegade Barrel No. 1
Pierre Ferrand // Grande Champagne, France
The first release in Pierre Ferrand's Renegade Barrel series, this cognac is aged in combination of former cognac and Sauternes (a French white dessert wine) barrels. As always with Ferrand cognac releases, it is made entirely from grapes from the Grande Champagne region. It is bottled at 48% ABV. Limited availability.
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 TypeCognac and Sauternes casks