French vodka brand Grey Goose has introduced a unique and groundbreaking new spirit to their portfolio – GREY GOOSE VX (Vodka Exceptionnelle), which sees the marriage of their uniquely distilled vodka and a specially created cognac for a new and distinctive flavour.
Only available in the US, this exclusive edition of Grey Goose is inspired by the spirit making traditions of its creator and Maître de Chai, François Thibault.
˝I am inspired by both the authentic and the innovative – drawing from the best of the past to create something new and meaningful. This is how GREY GOOSE VX came to be”, said Thibault. “I’ve carefully selected only the most precious and exquisite Cognac, and the intricate marriage of this with GREY GOOSE vodka results in a rich and complex nose, with hints of white fruit blossom, plum, apricot, light citrus and wild honey, followed by a long, lingering finish. This is a very special liquid – which can only produced in limited quantities to uphold its superior character. It is truly unique and luxurious – a celebration of French craftsmanship.”
The unique spirit is masterfully finished with a hint of precious Cognac which is crafted with grapes from the Grande Champagne region including a rare harvest from the GREY GOOSE brand home – Le Logis, and aged in hand selected old cask barrels made of Limousin oak for up to two years. resulting in a discerning new spirit that delivers an exceptional new taste experience to luxury spirit connoisseurs.
GREY GOOSE VX is presented in an exquisite decanter made from ‘extra flint’ glass – a glass known for its exceptional quality. Taking inspiration from the finest French spirit decanters, the stunning GREY GOOSE VX bottle boasts an elegant shape with exquisite detailing, and is crowned with a luxurious and collectible bottle stopper.
“GREY GOOSE VX delivers a new luxury experience for the spirits connoisseur seamlessly marrying the distinct character of GREY GOOSE vodka and fine cognac”, said Lyle Tick, VP Managing Director, GREY GOOSE Vodka, “It’s a celebration of the new and the old, of authenticity and innovation, and the result is something very special.”
GREY GOOSE VX will only be produced in limited quantities each year, and will be available in select markets at the finest restaurants, nightclubs and bars and is best enjoyed on the rocks in a fine snifter glass, or simply served chilled and neat to best appreciate its rich and aromatic character.