This prestigious brandy, named for the town of Cognac in France, is one of the most elegant and rich spirits produced in the world. Rich gentle aromas caress the nose as you lift this golden spirit to your mouth. On the palate, one can expect to find a sweet, velvety liquor with complex undertones and transports you into a world of elegance and class.
Learn about the grapes used to make Cognac as well as the production and aging methods. Gain an understanding of the stringent AOC requirements for making this prestigious liquor. Discover why most cognac uses blending to create the perfect product.
This course will give you a thorough understanding of the fundamentals so that you can start exploring the wonderful world of Cognac.
With each course there is a recommended list of wines and/or spirits that is indicative of the classic wines and/or spirits of this country. We strongly encourage you to try these wines during the course of your studies.
This is a self-paced course and should take approximately 17-23 hours including study time to complete.
Course available from Fall 2019