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Louis Royer

Louis Royer
"Force 53" VSOP Fine Champagne Cognac

Category: VSOP Cognac

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 53%
93 Points
Gold Medal
Exceptional
$49.00

Louis Royer
"Force 53" VSOP Fine Champagne Cognac

Category: VSOP Cognac

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 53%
Deep amber copper color. Rich aromas and flavors of mocha gelato, chestnut brittle, honeyed dried fruits, and cherry cola with a satiny, racy, fruity full body and a warming, nuanced, long finish displaying notes of rich brown spices, caramelized fruit, mint tea, and minerals with moderate oak. A sensational vibrant and remarkably smooth and balanced high proof Cognac that will be a great choice for cigars.
Tasting Info
Spirits Glass Style: Complex, Fruity & Spicy
Aroma Aroma: mocha gelato, chestnut brittle, honeyed dried fruits, and cherry cola
Taste Flavor: rich brown spices, caramelized fruit, mint tea, and minerals
Smoothness Smoothness: Warming
Enjoy Enjoy: in cocktails, neat, on the rocks and with cigars
Cocktail Cocktails: Sazerac, Old Fashioned, Champs-Élysées
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A sensational vibrant and remarkably smooth and balanced high proof Cognac that will be a great choice for cigars.
The Producer

Louis Royer

The Producer
27-29 Rue Du Chail
Jarnac, 16200
France
33 545-810272
VSOP Cognac
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Serve in a Snifter
V.S.O.P. (very superior old pale or very special old pale) Cognac has been aged a minimum of four years, although many examples are aged as long as ten to fifteen years or even longer. It is aged longer than a VS (very special), but less than an X.O.

Produced by both large and small Cognac houses, VSOP has remarkable complexity, especially with the long period of aging, which rounds out the Cognac, while adding a distinct spiciness and vanilla character. These are priced from $30 to $55 per bottle and need to be sipped slowly after dinner on their own or with a cigar. Given the marketing prowess of the large firms as well as their breeding and prestige, VSOP Cognac have been and continue to be one of the most popular spirits in America and around the world.
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