Cognac Leopold Gourmel, Age Des Fleurs, gift box, 0.7 L
Cognac beautiful light amber color.
Cognac has a rich, warm, bright and deep taste: silky on the tongue, with a velvety throat. Characterized by a long finish with hints of honeysuckle and linden flowers.
Warm, balanced flavor notes of vanilla cognac filled and white flowers: roses, jasmine, lily.
Cognac is perfect as a digestif, for venison and good at changing dishes after an American steak.
"Age Des Fleurs" - a warm, elegant, velvety rich cognac with floral notes and a very long finish. Cognac will remind fans of this wonderful drink of traditional style but with much more elegance, more depth and more long finish. Cognac is made from grapes grown in the Fins Bois, plain caramel and filtering that is felt in its rich natural and non-aggressive terms. Excerpt cognac "Age of fruits" made in adobe French barrels of high-quality fine-grained oak for 15 years.
"Age of Flowers" is a favorite brandy cellar masters of "Leopold Gurmel."
In 1972, Pierre Voisin, together with Olivier Blanc, acquiring the ownership of vineyards in the Fins Bois, decided to create a cognac house and name it in honor of his grandfather - Leopold Gurmelya - very open and close to nature, a man who loved his garden and a small vineyard, animals loved to fish on the shore of the island of Ile de Ré. By profession Leopold was Gurmel horse saddler. For this reason, a new logo cognac house was chosen horse's head - a sign, symbolizing a stylish, elegant and refined cognac.
Until 1993 the activities of Leopold Gourmel economy is not very successful. By this time, Pierre Voisin retired, Olivier Blanc, remained the sole owner, decided to radically change policy brandy production and promotion. The basis of the decision was put postulate "good spirits can only be obtained from a good wine," as well as a new way of natural aging of cognac. Olivier assembled a new team of professionals. The following years were spent in a series of continuous experimentation with choice vines, soil, exposure, vineyards, organic methods of care, cleanliness vintage, wood for aging and, finally, the distribution network. Olivier Blanc titanic work was not in vain, attempt to create a completely new cognac success. Today cognac house Gurmel Leopold, who owns 44 acres of superb vineyards in appellasone Fins Bois, near the town of Angouleme, rightly takes pride of place in the world elite of strong alcohol.
"I have always adhered to the belief that the cognac - it's fun, and to understand our style, people are quite a few simple and truthful words: fruit ... flowers ... spices ... natural ... perhaps even the only one without additives ... pure brandy, fresh and flexible "- Olivier Blanc.