We received a message from a reader who has a Lafite Rothschild Cognac!
“Lafite Rothschild does Cognac?” one may think.. well it is “selected” by Lafite.. not produced. There is a simple little word on the label. One word: Selectionné.
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Lafite Rothschild Cognac comes in a straw basket. “Tres Vieille” means directly translated “very old”.
Selectionné oar Lafite Rothschild. Commercialisé par Grandcru SA. Emb 17364 A.
The logo of Lafite and the 5 arrows can be seen on the label, 70cl and 40,5% ABV.
Regarding a price & value we found the following cost one would have to acquire such a bottle: € 420 (515 USD, 327 GBP). The same Cognac in a 1,5 liter bottle costs € 733.
Thank you for your inshights and background information.