Monthly Archives: January 2013

Your Cognac: Hennessy X.O.

A reader has a bottle of Hennessy XO Cognac and is willing to sell this bottle.

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Your Cognac: Remy Martin VSOP

A reader has a bottle of Remy Martin VSOP Cognac and is willing to sell this bottle. (If you also have a Cognac bottle you would like to sell, or you need information about age or value – send us photos and information, … Continue reading

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Letter from Remy Martin

Received a kind letter from Remy Martin wishing Cognac fans a wonderful new year ;-D thanks Remy!

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Armagnac drinking

If you enjoy earthy, rich foods like duck, pork, and stinky cheese, save this for the next time you’re booze-shopping. The French make a rustic version of cognac called Armagnac that’s still fairly cheap because it hasn’t hit the big-time—say, … Continue reading

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Martell Chanteloup Perspective Cognac

Martell Chanteloup Perspective is a great Cognac in a beautiful decanter. The new arrival is named after the Chanteloup estate where Martell has long aged some of its ‘finest eaux-de-vie in the heart of the Cognac region’. “The path leading … Continue reading

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Guinness in an Irish Pub

Guinness in an Irish Pub with Christmas tree.

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Rémy Martin Experience at Schiphol

Beautiful Remy Martin Experience at Schiphol Airport, including a real Cognac barrel.

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Drinking Cabinet – Wallpaper

They say that you can tell a lot about a man by what he drinks, and while that is certainly true, I would take it a step further and say you can tell a lot about the character of a … Continue reading

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THE 6 CRUS OF THE COGNAC APPELATION (plus map)

The Cognac production area was delimited by the decree of May 1st,1909. Based on the soil features described by the geologist Henri Coquand in 1860, 6 Cognac growing areas (crus) were delimited and then ratified by decree in 1938: Champagnes … Continue reading

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