Posted 22 Nov 2012
Courvoisier XO Master
Courvoisier are incredibly proud to announce that Courvoisier XO Imperial has been named XO Master at The Cognac Masters 2012, part of the prestigious Spirit Masters series.
The Spirit Masters series has fast become one of the most respected and high profile trade competitions in the drinks industry, attracting vast amounts of entries from leading brands all over the world.
The panel of judges was chaired by Edward Bates, Freelance Spirits Consultant, and judging with him were:
Richard Woodard, Spirits Business Editor
Kane Brooks, Head Spirits Buyer, Drake and Morgan Group
Herschelle Perez-Terrado, Spirits Buyer, Waitrose
Matt Armitage, Freelance Brand Consultant
Consistently recognised as one of the finest XOs in the world, Courvoisier XO Imperial is a very old blend of fine and well-matured cognacs from the exclusive Grande Champagne cru, along with selected aged spirit from the Petite Champagne and distinguished Borderies crus. The perfect balance of intense flavours have been patiently evolved and nurtured for at least two decades.
This most recent accolade will join Courvoisier XO Imperial’s Gold Medal at the 2011 San Francisco World Spirits Competition, Gold Medal at the 2010 International Review of Spirits, and Double Gold Medal at the 2008 San Francisco World Spirits Competition.