Rémy Martin XO Cognac
Rémy Martin // Cognac, France
The cellar master for Rémy Martin blends up to 400 different eaux de vie to create this XO cognac. It features eaux de vie aged 10-37 years with an average of 25 years of maturation. This XO is a Fine Champagne with 85% of the product sourced from the Grande Champagne region, the highest cru in Cognac and the remainder hailing from Petite Champagne.
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
"There's a waxy quality on the nose with some orange peel, walnuts, and caramel. The palate is slightly sweet with some wood spices and a bit of vanilla. The finish is warming, slightly bitter, and has a bit of a smoky wood quality. The length on the finish could be longer and more complex."