Details for Lustau Brandy Solera Gran Reserva Finest Selection
Very similar to the Reserva
I like this Brandy very much, but to me, there is not a lot of difference with the Reserva at 1/3 of the price. Both have a very mellow toffee-like flavour and are completely different to the French products.
The original company was founded in 1896 by Don José Ruiz-Berdejo, a wholesaler who grew vines on an estate that is still in the family, and sold his wines to the large exporting bodegas. Don Emilio Lustau Ortega, his son-in-law, established the bodega in 1940 in the old quarter of Jerez de la Frontera, from where the company has been exporting its wines since 1950. Over the next 40 years, there was considerable development, including new bodega facilities, until in 1990 the ...