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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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How Good is Cognac?

He who aspires to be a hero,” Samuel Johnson opined, “must drink brandy.” Boswell does not record which brandy Dr. Johnson drank, but by the 18th century, “coniac” was already esteemed as the world’s best. In an age when most … Continue reading

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Sartori Cognac Cheese – Thirteen Medals at 2012 World Cheese Awards

Sartori Cheese was awarded thirteen medals at the 2012 World Cheese Awards held in the UK this week. The World Cheese Awards is a premier and highly competitive worldwide competition – with cheese from 30 countries and a record 2,781 … Continue reading

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Introducing Jay-Z’s Cognac: D’USSE

D’USSE garnered significant buzz among press and high-profile influencers and celebrities via a series of exclusive New York City previews, and earned its place as a new favorite among spirits industry elite by winning the Chairman’s Trophy for its exceptional … Continue reading

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Warm and burn Cognac in a glass

Warm your cognac glass by a small flame and setting it on fire, is not the the best way to serve your brandy, but it is definitely a lot of fun! Enjoy the movie! Your browser does not support the … Continue reading

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Bought some interesting vintage Cognacs

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

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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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Chollet Cognac glass

Never heard about the cognac brand Chollet… Nice glass…

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Courvoisier Cognac glass

Cognac glass from Courvoisier Cognac (Jarnac France). Bought today…

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Francois Peyrot Pineau des Charentes Rubis Merlot

The merlot grapes used for this Pineau are all harvested by hand. Pineau is a wine from the Charente-area in France and fortified with Cognac… Just like Port-wine does with Portuguese wine and Portuguese brandy.

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