Gran Duque de Alba XO Solera Gran Reserva Brandy de Jerez

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Gran Duque de Alba XO Solera Gran Reserva Brandy de Jerez

Gran Duque de Alba XO Solera Gran Reserva Brandy de Jerez
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  • Jerez, Spain

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  • PRODUCER:

  • Williams & Humbert

  • REGION:

  • Jerez, Spain

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Old mahogany to ebony in colour, very bright, intense on the nose with a hint of raisins, grape, plum and vanilla. Hints of antique furniture varnish characteristic of long years of ageing. Complex and majestic on the palate, at the same time both oily and velvety with an intense lingering aftertaste.

"Intense nose with notes of vanilla, raisin, and plum."

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OVERALL CSX RATING

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  • Beverage Testing Institute 2011

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  • Beverage Testing Institute 2011

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Product Details

Old mahogany to ebony in colour, very bright, intense on the nose with a hint of raisins, grape, plum and vanilla. Hints of antique furniture varnish characteristic of long years of ageing. Complex and majestic on the palate, at the same time both oily and velvety with an intense lingering aftertaste. In the terms specified by the European Community in accordance with R(EEC) nº 110/2008 it is a spirit drink of the Brandy type produced from wine spirit which has been distilled from the finest wines (holandas) then matured and aged over a long period in oak casks. In Spain it is classified as a brandy of the Specific Denomination Brandy de Jerez, belonging to the category of Solera Gran Reserva. Alcohol content: 40% Alc./Vol.

About the Producer

Founded in 1877 by two British brothers-in-law, Alexander Williams and Arthur Humbert, Willams & Humbert signature brands are Dry Sack Sherry, Gran Duque De Alba Brandy, and Dos Maderas Rum. Over the years, the company has grown to more than 1,200 acres of vineyards in Jerez and to include the largest bodega in Europe, with capacity for 60,000 casks of sherry and brandy. Gran Duque D’Alba was first launched in 1945 and named for the Great Duke of Alba, Fernando Álvarez de Toledo y Pimentel, an important historic history responsible for ennobling the House of Alba. Today, Gran Duque D’Alba is known for exceptional brandies made in the traditional Solera method.

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