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Fanny FougeratCèdre Blanc Extra Old
Ugni Blanc from Cognac, France
100% Ugni Blanc. Double-distilled in an alembic still; aged in oak for 18 years.  No filtration, no caramel, no sugar added. Very fine oaky notes on the nose, with cinnamon and vanilla; flavors of anise, tobacco, apricot and citrus. Very long . The current batch totalled 5 barrels.

DB8838-NV
Gilles BrissonCognac Napoléon
from Cognac, France
Napoléon designates a blend in which the youngest brandy has been stored for at least six years in cask; this is aged for 12 years. 100% Ugni Blanc.  

DB7430-NV
Gilles BrissonCognac VS
from Cognac, France
 VS (“very special”, or three stars) designates a blend in which the youngest brandy has been stored for at least two years in cask; Gilles Brillson V.S. is aged for 3-4 years before bottling. 100% Ugni Blanc.  

DB7428-NV
Gilles BrissonCognac VSOP
from Cognac, France
VSOP (“very superior old pale”, or Reserve) designates a blend in which the youngest brandy is stored for at least four years in cask; aged for 5-6 years before release.  100% Ugni Blanc. Named to the 2015 Top 100 Spirits List in Wine Enthusiast.    
94 WE
DB7429-NV
Gilles BrissonCognac XO
from Cognac, France
The minimum age of any brandy used in an XO must be 7 years. In 2016, the law will change to a minimum of 10 years;  this estate will not have to change anything, since their XO is aged 18-20 years in cask. 100% Ugni Blanc.  

DB7431-NV
Fanny FougeratIris Poivré XO
Ugni Blanc from Cognac, France
100% Ugni Blanc and 100% Borderies fruit. Double-distilled in an alembic still; 15% of the batch is aged one year in new oak, the rest is aged in neutral oak for 12 years. No filtration, no caramel, no sugar added. An unconventional bottling, this shows very few oak aromas; precise, pure, and...

DB8837-NV
Fanny FougeratLaurier d’Apollon
Ugni Blanc from Cognac, France
LIMITED EDITION. Cru Petit Champagne, Double-distilled in an alembic still in 2010 on heavy lees, non chill filtered, no caramel, no sugar added.  Young, masculine and ambitious, this cognac offers a virile aromatic palette in a rich and powerful style!

DB8840-NV
Fanny FougeratPetit Cigüe VSOP
Ugni Blanc from Cognac, France
100% Ugni Blanc, harvested in 2010. Double-distilled in an alembic still; 15% of the batch is aged one year in new oak, the rest is aged in neutral oak. No filtration, no caramel, no sugar added. Sappy, lush fruit dominates here. Incredibly fine for the baby of the lineup.  Everything is...

DB8836-NV
Gilles BrissonPineau des Charentes
from Cognac, France
A blend of unfermented grape juice mixed with unaged brandy then aged together for 18 months in oak. 17% abv  

DB7577-NV