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Wednesday 24 August 2016 loc: GB

Cognac

Hine releases 2006 single vineyard Cognac

Cognac producer Hine has released the second vintage of its single vineyard Grand Champagne Cognac from its Domaine de Bonneuil estate.

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Louis XIII unveils £60k six-litre Cognac decanter

Rémy Martin’s Louis XIII Cognac is to launch a six-litre Methuselah crystal decanter exclusively at Harrods costing £60,000.

Monday, July 11th, 2016 No Comments »

Hail wreaks havoc in Chablis, Cognac and Beaujolais

Violent hailstorms over the weekend have wreaked havoc in Chablis, Cognac and Beaujolais, with one producer describing the situation as “apocalyptic”.

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016 No Comments »

Delamain Cognac – a blend of old and new

In the latest piece from the ‘Happy Wine Woman’, Simone Madden-Grey takes a rare venture into the world of spirits with a profile on Cognac producer Delamain.

Friday, April 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Sotheby’s and Christie’s announce April sales

“Benchmark” claret and rare brandies marking the election of the first 39 US presidents will lead Sotheby’s and Christie’s respective sales in London and New York this April.

Tuesday, April 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Martell Cognac names new cellarmaster

Martell Cognac has appointed Christophe Valtaud as its new cellarmaster, taking over from Benoît Fil who is stepping down from the role after nearly a decade.

Wednesday, March 30th, 2016 No Comments »

Gautier Cognac aims to triple sales

Marie Brizard has unveiled a new look for Gautier Cognac as the company plans to triple the brand’s sales to hit 1 million bottles within three years.

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 No Comments »

Frapin unveils new VIP XO decanter at ProWein

Frapin Cognac has rejuvenated its VIP XO expression with the launch of a revamped decanter.

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Tour d’Argent to auction rare 18th century spirits

Iconic Paris restaurant Tour d’Argent is to sell 60 rare spirits and over 3,000 pieces of tableware and glassware at auction in May in preparation for a refit.

Friday, March 11th, 2016 No Comments »

Ricard: Chinese market a matter of interpretation

Alexandre Ricard, the CEO of wine and spirits giant Pernod Ricard, has told the drinks business that competitors’ dazzling sales figures in China may not be an entirely accurate reflection of the market.

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016 No Comments »

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