Connoisseurs dig deep into their pockets for a good brandy. Here you can find out what you should consider when storing cognac so that you can enjoy the noble spirit for a long time.
A good cognac is a pleasure for friends of fine spirits. And cognac lovers can taste it, because good brandy has its price. But how should you store cognac so that it doesn’t lose any of its exclusive taste?
How to store unopened bottles of cognac
You can generally keep unopened bottles of cognac for a very long time, as cognac no longer matures in the bottle and, as such, cannot go bad. Nevertheless, you should also pay attention to a few things when storing an unopened bottle. It is therefore advisable to store the bottle upright so that the noble drop does not come into contact with the cork. In addition, the cognac should be stored in a dark and cool place, for example in a cellar. In addition, the exclusive spirit should not be exposed to major temperature fluctuations during storage.
How to store opened bottles of cognac
Unlike other beverages, brandy doesn’t have to be drunk from the opened bottle as soon as possible. Cognac doesn’t go bad and it doesn’t lose any of its quality in terms of taste. You can therefore store the cognac in an open bottle for a long period of time with a clear conscience.