Cognac LEYRAT XO Vieille Reserve Awarded at Spirits Masters 2014

15 12 2014
 The Cognac Masters – Silver Award

We are proud to announce that our Cognac Leyrat XO Vieille Reserve has received the Silver medal. Part of the prestigious Spirits Masters driven by The Spirits Business, one of the most influential international magazine dedicated to spirits, The Cognac Masters released its medal winning list. The awards results from a scrupoulous blind tasting.

One of the key element of the Spirits Masters success is the quality, the independance and the dedication of the judges involved.

Cognac Leyrat XO Vieille Réserve

Our XO Vieille Reserve expression is typical of LEYRAT range

Old gold in colour.

A complex nose opens with nutty aromas, pastry, butterscotch and a hint of dry leaves.

The nose evolves to more pronounced dry fruit and nuts with vanilla undertones.

The palate is present and initially quite dry with the long clean finish.

Cognac Leyrat – The reference of Cognac Fins Bois

Cognac Leyrat is estate-grown in the Fins Bois area and has always produced High quality Cognac issued from wines grown, distilled and matured in oak casks, and exclusively bottled on the Domaine « de Chez Maillard » under direct and personal supervision of Francis Abecassis, owner, and Christian Guérin, Cellar Master.


« Our Cognac estate is renowned for the exceptional quality of the Cognac produced from its vineyard. I am surrounded by a top class team who pays the strictest attention to details to guarantee your pleasure when you taste our Cognacs. The production process is perfectly controlled from the vineyard through to the bottling line and provides the guarantee of complete mastery of both quality and regularity.

Francis Abécassis


We were at Cognac Cocktail Connexion – Edition #2

2 12 2014

We were pleased  to participate at the second edition of the  « Cognac Cocktail Connexion » event in the heart of Parisian night.


This year again, Cognac Leyrat has built a strong partnership for the event, with great success.

We noticed the very impressive creativity of « Le Syndicat » Team, who created the « Smoking Car » signed by Sullivan Doh and Romain Le Mouellic.

3 cl of cognac Leyrat Assemblage n° 1
3 cl of Dry Curaçao
2 cl of fresh lemon juice
1 cl of orange blossom water
add some bitter orange peel slices


Cheers ! And See you there in 2015 !