Want to know how to drink cognac a lá emperor? Get one of the 125 bottles of Mandarine Napoléon’s XO Gold Limited Edition. Yup, only 125 bottles will be produced worldwide. It’s much more limited than XO Grande, which is produced annually in 2000 bottles (picture below).
And what makes it even more special? It will contain the cognac exclusively served for Napoléon Bonaparte in the 19th century. This brandy is mixed with secret herbs and spices, including oak and dark chocolate, has 80 proof and gives you a tangerine taste and slightly spicy aftertaste.
But the liquid within is not the only noteworthy focal point. To complete your royal drinking experience, Mandarine Napoléon’s XO Gold Limited Edition is placed in a 24-karat coated bottle. It’s so special each bottle comes with gloves so the sober or drunken you will not damage the gold exterior.
We wonder if it gives a royal hangover too.