Cognac and Brandy

E & J XO 1.75

Brandy

1.75 L

Regular Price: $22.99

Special Price $18.99

Product Description

Nothing is smoother than our E&J XO Brandy. The latest addition to our family, E&J XO is the pinnacle of fine brandy. The time-honored techniques that made E&J VS and VSOP America's most preferred brandy see their ultimate expression in E&J XO. It is the best of the best, blended from our finest brandy lots each year. We handcraft E&J XO to bring out the sweet vanilla, creamy toffee, brown sugar and soft maple characteristics of toasted oak. Hints of lavender and hibiscus entice the nose, with complementary flavors of dried pears and figs. E&J XO is lusciously smooth with a bold, complex finish. A Brandy that has earned respect from critics and brandy lovers the world over, E&J XO has won gold medal honors and best of show awards at top international spirits competitions.

Details

Varietal: Brandy

Region: United States

Region Description:

Wineries exist in all fifty states, but the most predominant (and best) wine comes from Northern California, Oregon, and Washington State, with New York gaining a foothold in the industry. American wines make up about 75% of all wine sales in the US. The appellation system uses the term AVA (American Viticultural Area) to determine where wines were produced, but grape varieties can be planted anywhere in the country. American wineries generally use varietal labeling, and government regulations require that the variety on the label must make up at least 75% of the blend (in Oregon it’s 90%). The words reserve, special selection, private reserve, classic, and so on have no legal definition in the US. Some wineries use these terms to indicate their better wines; others use the words as a marketing tool to move lower quality wines off the shelf.