Leyrat XO Vieille Reserve is a Single Estate Cognac, made using exclusively Ugni Blanc grapes. It is aged for 15-20 years and the brand declares that eaux-de-vie dating back to 1920 are also used. Regarding the maturation, the first step is in new filling casks, then cask with an age between 4 and 12 years, and the last step is made in much older barrels, where the wood impact is much less.
- Type: Cognac
- Origin: France
- ABV: 40%
- Age: not declared
- Price: $99 – €99
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TASTING NOTES – COGNAC LEYRAT XO VIEILLE RESERVE
Overall, the Leyrat XO Vieille Reserve is a very round and harmonious Cognac. The long aging is perceivable and the flavor profile is well structured and deep, equipped with a good complexity.