A true "blind" tasting
This Cognac tasting is really different. You put on a blindfold and they waft scents into the room that can be found in the Cognac - vanilla, floral, citrus peel. After inhaling each scent, you try to discern it in in the glass of Cognac. The blindfold supposedly helps you concentrate. Held in a chic private room at the Corvoisier chateau, it has a touch of an "Eyes Wide Shut" experience. The Cognac - their $100/bottle XO - was excellent.
By Gayle Keck, AFAR Contributor
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2 Place du Château, 16200 Jarnac, France
+33 5 45 35 56 16
Tue - Sat 10:45am - 1pm, 2pm - 6:30pm