We handcraft E & J XO to bring out the sweet vanilla, creamy toffee, brown sugar and soft maple characteristics of toasted oak. Hints of lavender and hibiscus entice the nose, with complementary flavors of dried pears and figs. E & J XO is lusciously smooth with a bold, complex finish. Nothing is smoother than our E&J XO Brandy. The latest addition to our family, E&J XO is the pinnacle of fine brandy. The time-honored techniques that made E&J VS and VSOP America’s most preferred brandy see their ultimate expression in E&J XO. It is the best of the best, blended from our finest brandy lots each year. A Brandy that has earned respect from critics and brandy lovers the world over, E&J XO has won gold medal honors and best of show awards at top international spirits competitions.