Limited-edition Borderies Cognac produced by Distillerie Tessendier in Jarnac, France
Aged 12 years
Grapes grown entirely on the Tessendier family’s own estate
Double distilled in Charentais copper pot stills
Distilled in 2007 and aged for a total of 12 years in French oak barrels, mainly from Limousin; initially rested for 10 months in new barrels before being transferred to used casks
In 2019, the blend was finished for 9 months in new Japanese oak barrels made from Mizunara wood
An incredibly enticing bouquet of orange blossom, honeysuckle, ripe peach, and vanilla prime the palate for a racy and confectionary Cognac brimming with notes of marzipan, tarragon, passion fruit, and dry, oxidized sherry with hints of white pepper and chamomile.