A de Fussigny cognacs are beautifully elaborated in the company’s own distillery, founded in 1814 in the historical center of Cognac, France, on the banks of the Charente River. The river proximity creates a perfect hygrometry in the cellars and accordingly excellent aging conditions. The house hallmark is to combine traditional elaboration methods with a very modern and innovative packaging and brand image. The proximity to the river make for perfect hygrometry and allows the aromas of the to unfold. The product design is extremely different to that of traditional cognacs, the information on the cognac, such as age, name, percentage etc. is handwritten on the label, which makes it very personal.
Golden amber with copper and mahogany hues. The bouquet is subtle, fruity, floral and woody with a few dominant notes of candied citrus and black cherry. Then, the typical aromas of cellars, of oak wood are manifested. Fine notes of candied fruit (orange, pear, plum and cherry) and melted caramel blend beautifully with liquorice and oak. Finally, notes of black tea, tobacco and cigar box appear. Silky structure and more dense, beautiful balance. The notes of black cherry and orange jam are beautifully melted with vanilla and melted caramel and finally give way to melted oak, toasted almonds and spices. The finish is long with notes of spicy vanilla, melted caramel and leather.