With its distinctive, arch-shaped bottle, Martell XO is a powerful symbol of inspiration, testimony to Jean Martell’s visionary spirit. Combining the elegance of the Borderies with the power of the Grande Champagne growth, Martell is an outstanding XO which bears the hallmark of the Martell style.
A spicy, rich crescendo starting with the mellow elegance of the Borderies, followed by the intensity and finesse typical of Grande Champagne eaux-de-vie.
Aspect: Golden amber with dark copper and mahogany highlights.
Nose: Ground spice (black pepper, coriander) and red berries. Rich fruit flavours: fig chutney and compote, almonds and walnuts. Beeswax and sandalwood.
Mouthfeel: Rounded and fruity on the palate (notes of fig and walnut) followed by the characteristic power and finesse of eaux-de-vie from Grande Champagne. A long and silken finish.