With its distinctive, arch-shaped bottle, Martell XO is a powerful symbol of inspiration – a testimony to Jean Martell’s visionary spirit. Combining the elegance of the Borderies with the power of the Grande Champagne terroirs, Martell is an outstanding XO bearing the hallmark of the Martell style. The taste is 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.
Eye: Golden amber aspects with dark copper and mahogany highlights.
Nose: Flavours of ground spice and red berries, rich fruit flavours of fig chutney and compote, almonds and walnuts with a hint of beeswax and sandalwood aromas.
Palate: Rounded and fruity on the palate followed by the characteristic power and finesse of eaux-de-vie from Grande Champagne.
History of Martell
Martell is the oldest great house of cognac, it has a unique style: delicate, complex and balanced. The first cases of Martell arrived in China in 1858 and in 1874 in Malaysia.