CAMUS Cognacs are honoured and proud to present the Legion of Honor Private Collection celebrating the highest French distinction, created in 1802 by the First Consul Napoleon Bonaparte.
Mobilising the expertise of several art crafts, Les Ateliers Camus have designed an elegant box in which the Legion of Honor Private Collection. In the purest tradition of the art of lacquerware, which originated in China and Japan 5,000 years ago, the black box is protected by a red leather sheath dress, embossed with the interlacing of oak and laurel leaves, the emblem of the Grand Chancery of the Legion of Honor.
The bottle is distinguished by its refined and harmonious lines, inspired by the bottle from which the most singular eaux-de-vie are taken during the distillation process. The emblem of the Grand Chancery, cast in platinum, is inscribed on the body, while the neck is trimmed with a precious red braid.
Each purchaser of the Legion of Honor Private Collection will have the opportunity to have his or her first name and surname inscribed on the leather scabbard, as well as, for members of the Legion of Honor, the rank or dignity and the date of appointment, promotion or elevation.
With the Legion of Honor Private Collection, CAMUS Cognacs intends to support the projects of the Grand Chancery of the Legion of Honor. Cyril CAMUS decided to donate 25% of the income from the sales of the Legion of Honor Private Collection to support the heritage restoration projects of the Grand Chancery.
TASTING NOTES OF THE LEGION OF HONOR PRIVATE COLLECTION
EYE: Gold color with shades of bright mahogany.
NOSE: A cascading profusion of superb aromatic notes.
PALATE: High aromatic richness, with notes of dried violet, pastries, tobacco, leather and walnut, culminating in a pure velvet finish.
Considering the manufacturing and personalization time requested by les Ateliers Camus for the Legion of Honor Private Collection, a lead time of 3 weeks is necessary to realize and dispatch your bottle and its case.
• Delivery worldwide with La Poste - Colissimo, a reliable and flexible service.
• Preparation and shipping on the same day for orders placed before 3p.m, Monday to Friday.
• Delivery time: usually between 2 to 5 working days depending on the country of shipment.
• Protection of your precious bottles with ergonomic, discreet and secure packaging.
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