Camus Borderies XOThe rare eaux de vie used to make Borderies XO have a wonderful aromatic intensity and a remarkable velvet texture. Produced largely from the Camus family's vineyards, they are distilled on the lees before long maturation in oak casks. The result is the delicate fruity, spicy notes of Borderies XO. The result is the delicate fruity, spicy notes of Borderies XO, culminating in a lingering finish combining spicy and sweet pastry flavors. Borderies XO is produced in limited quantities, for a rare exquisite tasting experience.
Tastng notes: Borderies XO is powerful, rich, creamy and has a particularly velvety-smooth texture. It reveals intense sweet pastry aromas, notes of cinnamon, dried fruits and old port.
93 points at the 2011 Ultimate Spirits Challenge
Gold Medal at the 2011 International Review of Spirits Competition
Gold Medal at the Beverage Tasting Institute (2010)
Wine Enthusiast, 90 points
"There is an abundance of alcohol on the nose, but once you get past that, the scent of this nut-brown spirit displays notes of almonds, marzipan, oranges, and Sherry. On the tongue, caramel sweetness fades into a long, burnt-toffee finish. Medium body, smooth and silky texture."
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With the aromatic, balanced and authentic style of its cognacs, Maison Camus cultivates its individuality. Since it was founded back in 1863, the House of Camus Cognac has been exploring the terroirs of the appellation, blending and exalting its riches. Drawing on its experience and unique know-how, Maison Camus produces various different cognacs which are richly flavored, diverse, subtle and sophisticated.
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Brand Number: L1290265
Spirit Type: Cognac
Number per Case: 6