|Cask Type||European Oak|
|Condition||In Original Box|
Unveiling Elegance: Frapin Millesime 30 Years Old Cognac Distilled in 1990 at Chateau Fontpinot
In the world of fine spirits, few elixirs embody sophistication and heritage quite like Frapin Millesime 30 Years Old Cognac. Crafted with precision and aged to perfection, this exceptional cognac takes us on a journey through time, encapsulating the essence of luxury and tradition. Distilled in 1990 at the renowned Chateau Fontpinot, this expression stands as a testament to the artistry and commitment of the Frapin family.
The Chateau Fontpinot Legacy:
Chateau Fontpinot, nestled in the heart of Grande Champagne, is the prestigious estate where the magic of Frapin Millesime 30 Years Old Cognac unfolds. For over 20 generations, the Frapin family has tended to their vineyards with unwavering dedication, producing grapes of unparalleled quality. The chalky soil and maritime climate of Grande Champagne create the perfect conditions for the Ugni Blanc grapes, which are meticulously harvested by hand to ensure only the finest fruit makes its way into the distillation process.
The Distillation Process:
The journey of Frapin Millesime 30 Years Old begins with the careful selection of Ugni Blanc grapes. The grapes are pressed, and the resulting juice is fermented to produce a base wine. This wine is then distilled using traditional copper pot stills, a method that has been passed down through generations. The slow and delicate distillation process extracts the purest essence of the grapes, laying the foundation for a cognac of exceptional character.
Three Decades of Patience:
After distillation, the liquid gold is transferred to French Limousin oak barrels for aging. Over the course of 30 years, the cognac undergoes a transformative journey, absorbing the rich flavors and aromas from the wood. The aging process is a dance between time and nature, as the spirit matures into a symphony of complexity.
Frapin Millesime 30 Years Old Cognac, at 41.8% ABV, presents a harmonious blend of flavors that captivate the senses. On the nose, notes of dried fruits, oak, and a subtle hint of vanilla greet the imbiber. The palate is a luxurious experience, with layers of honey, spices, and a gentle warmth that lingers. The finish is long and satisfying, leaving a lasting impression of the craftsmanship that went into creating this masterpiece.
Frapin Millesime 30 Years Old Cognac, distilled in 1990 at Chateau Fontpinot, is a celebration of time-honored traditions and the dedication of the Frapin family. Each sip is a journey through the history of Grande Champagne, a region that has perfected the art of cognac production. As we raise a glass of this exquisite elixir, we not only taste the culmination of three decades of patience but also witness the continuation of a legacy that defines the pinnacle of cognac craftsmanship.