Martell VS Fine Brandy Cognac, 70cl
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By 2015 Martell was producing around 14 million bottles of its cognacs a year,  making it the world's second-largest cognac producer behind Hennessy.
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The House perpetuates an uncompromising savoir-faire by ageing its eaux-de-vie exclusively in barrels of fine-grained oak.This cognac offers a perfect balance between the lusciously fine, fruity notes and the subtle woody overtones. Variations of the logo he chose, a swift in combination with the Martell family coat of arms, have been in use ever since. In 2010, Martell renewed its sponsorship with the Palace of Versailles, which began in 2007, by supporting the restoration of the Queen's antechamber.
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In 1715 he began his own trading business at Gatebourse in Cognac,  on the banks of the Charente, and thus founded one of the first cognac houses.It was then a location known for smuggling, which may have led to his involvement in the liquor trade. While still in competition, the two companies also made joint decisions, for example introducing the star grading system at the same time. While sold without designation (Martell XO is a distinct product), it is regarded as the oldest XO equivalent cognac still in production, and is widely credited as the first mass-market premium cognac.
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This specificity encourages the development of refined aromas, exemplified by the lusciously fruity notes of Martell VSOP. In 2011 the marque Martell expanded into an "ultra-prestige" range with Martell Chanteloup Perspective, a tribute to the know-how of the cellar masters and to the Domaine de Chanteloup.
A bottle of Martell Cordon Bleu can be seen in the opening scene of Apocalypse Now (1979), on the bedside table of Captain Willard (played by Martin Sheen).