According to Legend, Courvoisier V.S. was Napoleon Bonaparte is drink of choice which is how Courvoisier V.S. became known as Le Cognac de Napoleon. Fiery gold in colour, the full-bodied Courvoisier V.S. aromatic cognac is renowned for its woody notes, fragrant eau-de-vie with its clean and fresh finish on the palate. This is a blend of several crus aged between three and seven years or four to eight for Russia, composed principally of Fins Bois with a balancing hand of Petite Champagne. According to the master blender Patrice Pinet, Courvoisier V.S. is an elegant and harmonious cognac with strong notes of fresh fruit and fresh oaky taste.