Koya brandy Vsop 6 years old Vol.40% Cl.70
- From China's largest wine producer, a refined and tasty brandy.
- Perfect in every facet, very similar to a cognac.
- Beautiful gift box.
- Brandy to dare!
Koya comes from China's oldest and largest producer of wines and spirits, Changyu.
The extraordinary characteristics of this 6-year Koya VSOP brandy are the result of the meticulous selection of the raw material with which it is processed.
It begins with the selection of excellent white wines of Ugni Blanc and Airen, a prompt distillation and method are decisive for the final quality of the distillates (brandies).
Koya draws a number of parallels with its Cognac cousins, according to the manufacturer.
It is made from Ugni Blanc grapes grown in a calcium-rich terroir with a climate similar to that of the Charente.
For distillation Chateau Koya has six series of traditional French Charentais Pot Stills.
The mastermind behind the quality and style of Koya's blend is master distiller Zhang Baochun, who has more than 30 years of brandy experience in China.
The spirits are aged in French Limousin oak barrels that have previously been treated with Oloroso wine, and following the traditional system of Criaderas and Soleras, entering the system from the 10th criadera, and talking there until the solera.
Frank Kämmer MS is Chief Sommelier of Changyu Pioneer Company and international ambassador of the Koya brand.
Frank Kämmer passed his master sommelier exam in 1996 and is now recognized as a world renowned expert on Chinese wines and spirits.
He said, "Koya has been expressing their brandy expressions since 1892, playing in the top eau de vie league worldwide, and we are now excited to make our way to international markets in 2021. Through the three brandies in the range, Koya offers a unique profile and offers an excellent opportunity for Cognac fans to branch out and try something different without having to rely on quality. "
Color: Dark amber
Aromas: Light, attractive and fine bouquet of apricots and candied quinces, white nougat, raisins, sweet vanilla, candied orange peel and tropical fruits
Taste: Remarkably elegant and precisely balanced on the palate. Silky texture and a fine body with a long finish.
A great brandy!
Koya VSOP 6 years is a great brandy, which goes well with classic cigars such as Montecristo Open line or Toscano Antica Riserva.