Monthly Archives: September 2012

Bought some interesting vintage Cognacs

Bought some interesting cognacs, including two Lavoisier Cognacs, Hennessy VSOP, Hine Three Stars and Marquis.

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Hand painted Cognac Bottle Porcelain Figures

Never imagined that such thinks are being made… But if you like the hand painted porcelain bottle figures below you can buy it for 36€ at

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Forgeron’s distillation process in a few words

Intresting article about Forgeron‘s process of distilling. Must read! Distilling since 1965: 11 Hl copper still 25 Hl copper still Heating with natural gas Cooling down process with recycled rain water

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Remy Martin XO Excellence Exclusive Edition

Rémy Martin presents an exclusive edition of it’s XO. This limited edition cognac encased in a carafe that is almost as beautiful as its content. Almost. The deep amber tones of this Rémy Martin XO Excellence Cognac betray a bit … Continue reading

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Otard Brandy on New York 1908 Banner

We found a beautiful picture from 1908 of New York, Herald Square on Shorpy, including a beautiful banner of Otard Brandy. Back than the Otard/Dupuy firm where the biggest brandy/Cognac brands in the USA. What do you think about this photo of New … Continue reading

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3cl Cognac Glass

The normal content of a Cognac glass should be 3cl. Especially in restaurants and cafe’s.

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Help! Browsing for Maxime Trijol XO in Michigan

Who can help @mikemac83 (Twitter) with finding a liquor store in the neighborhood op Michigan selling the delicious Maxime Trijol XO Grande Champagne?

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Land Rover Defender MY2010 60th anniversary

Something other than Cognac but in line with the Cognac lifestyle: the beautiful Land Rover Defender! What do you think about this car?

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Courvoisier Gold

Courvoisier Gold is a Cognac mixed with 70% Moscato wine from South France. See it as some sort of Pineau des Charentes fortified wine at 18% or 36 proof. Courvoisier® Launches Courvoisier Gold New Offering Blends Premium French Moscato Wine … Continue reading

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Chollet Cognac glass

Never heard about the cognac brand Chollet… Nice glass…

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