Camus XO Elegance Cognac boasts a radiant amber hue accentuated by deep mahogany undertones. It strikes a harmonious equilibrium between floral and dried fruit aromas, featuring hints of almonds and hazelnuts, all complemented by a subtle touch of vanilla. Upon tasting, it reveals a refined and graceful character, showcasing flavors of plum and hazelnut, with undertones of liquorice and a dash of spice.
This exquisite cognac is the creation of the last great independent, family-owned cognac house. With its inception dating back to 1863, more than five generations of the Camus family have tirelessly preserved a dedication to quality and an unwavering commitment to precision and craftsmanship. The elegantly curved bottle is presented in a distinctive Black Camus XO branded box, reflecting the exceptional nature of this cognac.
Tasting Note by Camus:
Nose: The fragrance offers subtle floral notes, a combination of fresh and dried fruits, vanilla, anise, hints of leather, and oily nuts, with a touch of understated oak. It possesses a demi-sec character reminiscent of concentrated champagne or delicate jelly, showcasing a blend of fruit and floral scents.
Palate: The initial taste is slightly sweet and floral, followed by a pleasant drying sensation. The cognac has a light body, featuring prominent floral and fruity flavors. It doesn't exhibit heavy oak notes, and overall, it is relatively light with a satisfying drying finish.
Finish: This cognac is a decent light to medium-bodied spirit, showcasing fruity and subtle characteristics, with minimal impact from oak.