Full Review

Clem’s

Clem’s
Cowboy Cognac

Category: VS Cognac

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 40%
90 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional
$29.99
2018 Best VS Cognac

Clem’s
Cowboy Cognac

Category: VS Cognac

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 40%
Amber color. Aromas of chocolate covered toffee and pears, kettle roasted nuts, dried pineapple, and raisin studded king cake with a round, vibrant, fruity medium body and a smooth, medium-long dulce de leche, buttercream frosting, leather, and tiramisu finish. A rich and decadent VS cognac that truly delivers; classic cocktails will shine with this spirit.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Candied, Fruity & Rich
Aroma Aroma: chocolate covered toffee and pears, kettle roasted nuts, dried pineapple, and raisin studded king cake
Taste Flavor: dulce de leche, buttercream frosting, leather, and tiramisu
Smoothness Smoothness: Smooth
Enjoy Enjoy: in cocktails, neat, on the rocks and with cigars
Cocktail Cocktails: Vieux Carré, Sidecar, Champs-Élysées
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A rich and decadent VS cognac that truly delivers; classic cocktails will shine with this spirit.

The Producer or Importer

Distiller Sales Company

The Producer or  Importer
500 Washington Ave S, Suite 1000
Minneapolis, MN 55415
USA
1 612-436-2626

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VS Cognac

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Serve in a Snifter
V.S. (Very Superior, also known as V.S.P or Three Star, very superior pale and ***) Cognacs require a minimum of two years aging in a cask, although the industry average is four to five years. These are generally lighter in style with more young, fruity flavors that make them a good choice for classic Cognac cocktails like a Sidecar, Brandy Alexander, or the original version of the Mint Julep.