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by sjp1966
Fri Feb 08, 2013 4:54 pm
Forum: Questions and general subjects about Cognac
Topic: old cognac
Replies: 2
Views: 806

old cognac

Guys, check out some of the Cognac here, very old - http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-13387171
by sjp1966
Fri Jan 25, 2013 7:27 pm
Forum: Cognac Reviews and descriptions
Topic: Geffard VSOP
Replies: 0
Views: 668

Geffard VSOP

I opened my sample of Geffard today unfortunately I am having difficulty describing the aroma masters of malt say... Nose: Fleshy dried fruits and candied orange peel greet the nose followed by a pleasing earthiness. Palate: Raisins and sultanas with manuka honey and violets. Finish: The finish is s...
by sjp1966
Wed Jan 23, 2013 8:16 am
Forum: Questions and general subjects about Cognac
Topic: a couple of things on my mind
Replies: 3
Views: 1177

Re: a couple of things on my mind

Hi BSinKY thanks for your reply, yeah it would be a difficult call i guess my line of thinking is that getting the bottles these days is cheaper, and if they dont go up in value then id just drink them, but yeah I hear what your sying, I am a drinker rather than a collector so I am not sure if id ha...
by sjp1966
Tue Jan 22, 2013 3:53 pm
Forum: Questions and general subjects about Cognac
Topic: a couple of things on my mind
Replies: 3
Views: 1177

a couple of things on my mind

Hi Guys I’ve a couple of things that I hope you could help with. 1. I see all these pictures of beautiful old bottles of cognac and Armagnac and I was wondering… If I purchased a number of modern day bottles say from VSOP to XO of the major (and maybe a few minor) houses. Do you think that they coul...
by sjp1966
Tue Jan 22, 2013 3:43 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself
Topic: Greetings
Replies: 3
Views: 1036

Re: Greetings

I am a Rum lover also, welcome.
by sjp1966
Tue Jan 22, 2013 3:42 pm
Forum: Questions and general subjects about Cognac
Topic: Owning a barrel of Cognac?
Replies: 8
Views: 2931

Re: Owning a barrel of Cognac?

ive zero experience in that but the experience sounds fantastic (although I assume expensive)
by sjp1966
Tue Jan 22, 2013 3:38 pm
Forum: Questions and general subjects about Cognac
Topic: Advice Cognac
Replies: 11
Views: 3187

Re: Advice Cognac

off topic so apologies, but BSinKY is it bad that I actually like Makers Mark :)
by sjp1966
Sun Jan 20, 2013 9:18 am
Forum: Buy and Sell Cognac
Topic: Kelt
Replies: 7
Views: 1487

Re: Kelt

Have you tried a US copmany to send it to you. It's around $50 usd It is illegal to send alcohol above 20% by Parcel Force between USA and the UK. Freight prices would make this a very expensive bottle, not sure what duty would be. I would try and find a shop within the EU. I never knew that John, ...
by sjp1966
Wed Jan 16, 2013 4:15 pm
Forum: Questions and general subjects about Cognac
Topic: Which Cognac
Replies: 8
Views: 4686

Re: Which Cognac

Thanks for the voucher, ill look into that when I get home.
by sjp1966
Wed Jan 16, 2013 2:41 pm
Forum: Questions and general subjects about Cognac
Topic: Which Cognac
Replies: 8
Views: 4686

Re: Which Cognac

Hi John I am new to the world of Cognac too, I have tried the Maxime Trijol XO (via a sample) and the Delamain Pale and Dry XO (I bought a bottle) I really liked both, I think that the Trijol may have been a tad better if memory serves. but of course that is my taste, yours and your friends may diff...

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