cognac suggestions

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  1. carddoug

    carddoug Banned

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    I've never had any before. I would apreciate a suggestion or two. Thanks!
     
  2. Jamie76

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    How much are you looking to spend? Knowing your price range might make it easier to recommend something suitable.
     
  3. carddoug

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    around 50$
     
  4. Bmed07

    Bmed07 New Member

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    There are some good ones out there for that price range. Remy Martin Cognac VSOP 750ML (goes for about $60.00)

    Good luck!
     
  5. Greggj77

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    Do a search this has been asked recently scroll down :whistling:

    here's the link

    http://www.cigarpass.com/forumsipb/index.php?showtopic=65268
     
  6. MOBIG

    MOBIG The best way to predict the future is to create it

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    You cant go wrong with Henny VSOP my fave :love: :thumbs:
     
  7. carddoug

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    Thanks guys!
     
  8. chris14001

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    Thats the stuff right there! An if your feeling alittle frisky and want to spend the $$ Henny X.O.
     
  9. Jamie76

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    If you have a Total Wine near by, check out Maison Surrenne. TW sells some of their lower price point cognacs that are rather good.
     
  10. sixgunsean

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    If your just getting into it Heny VSOP is great but when you get above that try Heny Private Reserve! Well worth the cost.
     
  11. vange

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    For $50 I'd get a Tesseron Lot 90
     
  12. Darthsidus34

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    Henny XO is the shit!! Also E&J X.O. is also good for a fraction of the price.
     
  13. louich

    louich The evil snowman

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    the finest ones I've tasted were suprisingly not the ones identified vs-vsop or Xo. TRy to find a petite champagne or a haute champagne without the mention of age (vs, etc.) I think you'd be pleased.


    If not, dont shy away from armagnac they are similar but I'.d compare the two like a good coffee and and good expresso.
     
  14. Bayamos

    Bayamos Casca, where are you now....

    Remy VSOP at that price point....

    Sniffer to microwave (20 sec.) or a Sniffer Warmer if you have one...
     
  15. slevy007

    slevy007 The Broke Smoker & 2006 Ash Standing Champion!

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    You might wanna give Fussigny cognacs a try... they arent the easiest to find, but for the money they are damn good.. their XO blows Remy Martin out of the water and is about 20-30 bucks less a btl.. the VSOP they have I thought was awesome too.. but IDK
     
  16. Give a decent Calvados a go. Very tasty with a hint of wood and apple. Decent pricing as well.
     

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