The term 'brandy' refers to the spirit created by distilling wine made from any fermented fruit and covers a wide range of products including the likes of Calvados, Poire William, Slivovitz. in this section we are dealing with grape brandies from areas outside of Cognac and Armagnac, along with brandies made from malt or grain and Marcs. Read More »
A bottle of Asbach Uralt, the German brandy that is a perennial favourite, especially amongst British ex-servicemen. The sibling to the 3 year old original, uralt was created by Hugo Asbach way back in 1892.
A brandy produced in Cyprus from the locally grown Xynisteri grape and aged for at least 15 years before bottling. It's name comes from a banquet held in London in 1363, attended by the kings of England, France, Scotland, Denmark and Cyprus at which a similar spirit was served.
Imoya is a blend of potstilled brandies, which have been maturing in selected small French oak barrels for between three and twenty years. Made from grapes grown in the Western Cape, this is a rich, toasty and spicy style of brandy.
A bottle of the famous Italian grape brandy Vecchia Romagna - one of Italy's best-selling spirits and a historic brand that's been around for a very long time. Vecchia Romagna is distilled from the Trebbiano grape, known as Ugni Blanc in France - where it is the base grape for almost all of the world's best Cognacs.
An aged grape brandy from Suriname in South America, a brand owned by the Suriname Alcoholic Beverages company and bottled by the wine experts at Calvet. The producer describes it as robust and eloquent.
An aged Marc de Champagne (kind of like posh French grappa) from boutique producers Jean Goyard: artisan distillers who arrived in Champagne from Burgundy in the early years of the 20th century and whose business remains in family hands as specialist distiller for the world's greatest wine region.
An old presentation bottling of Metaxa Amphora 7 Star Greek Brandy. Made by diluting an aged cask strength brandy with muscat wine and a recipe of botanicals including anise and rose petals. Each star represents a year's ageing.