US growth boosts Cognac sales to all time high

Growth in the US has pushed exports of Cognac to their highest level, after five consecutive year of export growth, the Bureau National Interprofessionnel du Cognac (BNIC) has reported, making up for dips in the Far East and falling exports in Europe.

Christie’s wraps up £3m London extravaganza

Auctioneer Christie’s latest London sale realised over £3.5 million over two days, with one standout single owner collection being entirely sold alongside ex-cellar Champagne from Philipponnat, Jacques Selosse and others.

Top 10 most valuable spirits brands in 2019

We round up the top 10 most valuable spirits brands according to the recently published Brand Finance Spirits 50 2019 report, with Chinese brands now claiming the top four spots. 

Delamain returns to vine cultivation

Cognac house Delamain has announced that it has recommenced actively tending vines in Grande Champagne for the first time in over 100 years.

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