Tesseron Cognac XO Passion
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Nose: Apricot, rounded orange, butterscotch, old oak and worn leather, oily walnut, cacao nibs.
Palate: Oak-y elements take shape on the palate, with a touch of fresh violet petal and strawberry, toasted brown sugar, pecan pie, maple spice
Finish: The finish is long and balanced with a herbal note.
Over one century and four generations, the Tesseron family have developed a treasury of knowledge, tradition and family secrets to create a collection of exceptional XO cognacs. With this unique heritage as their guide, Alfred and Mélanie Tesseron, the current keepers of the family flame, are driven by a passion and their desire to share it with you. XO PASSION is a unique blend created from the grape variety grown in their vineyards, Ugni Blanc. You, too, can discover the passion of cognac and enter the very private circle of those who enjoy Tesseron Cognac.
Presentation of the domain:
Push the doors of the domain Tesseron to Châteauneuf-sur-Charente and discover a family treasure: a unique collection of the finest cognacs. The origin of this treasure goes back to the XIXth century, dates to which one Abel Tesseron made the acquisition of this property and began to collect rare and prestigious cognacs. A tradition immortalized by his son and his grandson Alfred, who manages the company today and also possesses prestigious Castle Pontet-Canet, a vineyard of Pauillac classified in 1855.
It is in 1905 when Abel Tesseron creates his own company of cognac, on horseback on two separate domains, the one situated in the region of the Big Champagne ( Boneuil) and the other one Small Champagne (Saint-Surin). At that time, he collects water supply of life, which it keeps preserves carefully in a crypt of the XIIth century. Besides forging him a robust reputation among a connoisseurs’ small circle, these inestimable treasures become very appreciated by the big traders in cognac, who use these quality brandies to complete their assemblies.