How is Spanish Brandy made?
These brandies are aged using the solera system. Barrels are arranged in a pyramid from oldest o youngest. To create a Brandy, master blenders take measures from different barrels and mix them together. Then they top the barrels off with younger Brandy.
Does Brandy go bad?
Brandy, unopened, does not go bad if kept away from heat and light. Once a bottle of Brandy is opened, it's got about 1 to 2 years left before noticeable degradation in flavor and quality.
What is the difference between Cognac and Brandy?
All Cognac is Brandy, but not all Brandy is Cognac. Cognac must be produced in the Cognac region of France, while Brandy can be produced anywhere in the world.