Brandy

Brandy is
“Burnt Wine” GermanMade from fermented Fruit Juice
Who makes Bradny
GermanyFranceItaly USSpainProtugual
Drinking brandy style
Without anything addedor mixed
Cognac aged in
Limousin oak,Usually moved to older cask so it wouldnt havea woody taste to final product
Congac Grades
X.O- extra oldV.S – very specialV.S.O.P – very superior old pale
Brandy Grades
A.C – aged two years in woodV.S – Very special – 3star aged 3+ yearsVSOP – Very superior old pale 5star aged 5+ yrsXO – extra old 6+yrsVintage – stored in cask with year on label til bottledHors d’age – no year, too old 
armagnac
Cousin of Congac,
Calvados
Brandy made from apple ciderfrom Normandy
Congac Makers
CamusDelamainFrapinHine 
Armagnac Makers
CerboisDe MontalSempe 
Cognac Grapes
ColombardFolle BlancheUgni Blanc
Cognac Min Aging
2.5 yrs
Cognac Grands Brands
Hennessy PAradisMartel ExtraDelamain Reserve de la familia
Cognac Regions
Grande ChampagnePetite ChampagneBorderiesFins BoisBon Bois
Cognac Tiers
Fine CognacEau de vie de CognacEau de vie des CharentesGrande ChampagneFine ChampagneFine BorderiesFine Fins BoisFine Bon Bois
Cognac Codes
C – CognacF- FineE-ExtraO- OldP- PaleS- SpecialV- very special