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VirginAmerica_FirstClass January 7, 2011

Virgin Passengers to get the Courvoisier Treatment

If you are planning to fly Virgin Atlantic Upper Class then you are in for a treat as the airline and Courvoisier are set to join forces. Maxxium Travel has just announced the partnership between the two, saying that Courvoisier will now be available as a pouring cognac, both on-board, and in the Virgin Atlantic…

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Armenian Brandy January 6, 2011

Armenian Union of Brandy Producers look to BNIC for Inspiration

Aria Grigoryan, the president of the Armenian company – Yerevan Brandy Company has commented on the newly formed Armenian Union of Brandy Producers (AUBP). The aim is to regulate the Armenian brandy trade, much as the BNIC regulates French production.  In France, they oversee all stages of production of cognac; from the growth of the…

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Knockout! January 5, 2011

The Comprehensive Cognac No No List: Don’t do that!

Here are the Top 10 Cognac No-Nos: A Cognac drinker’s style guide. You mix an old XO Cognac with Coke? You show off your Remy Martin Louis XIII at the front door? Or you claim that the

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Noblige Hat January 5, 2011

Cognac Expert’s List: Today’s 10 Hot Ebay Cognac Items

Here is a list with 10 Cognac items we found on ebay. Price range: From $2.99 to $400 – something for everyone. Christmas might be over, yes – but it’s still cold outside and you need more Cognac gadgets and items. Glasses from Hennessy, a cap or some Martell napkin holder… here we go (click…

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Maison de la Grande Champagne January 4, 2011

Store in Segonzac: The Best Things Come in Little Packages

The Maison de la Grande Champagne deep in the heart of Segonzac, is repeating its successful local flavour tasters of last year.  Until the end of January, 2011, it is possible to buy many small bottles of Cognac XO, Pineau and red and white wine, in 20 cl bottles.  Beautifully packaged in a basket containing…

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distilling January 4, 2011

Distillation: The birth of Cognac (Video)

Here comes a nice video about Cognac distilling, the distillation process. The birth of Cognac is a great video about the process of double distilling, creating the world famous eaux-de-vie. If you are interested in the process, and the details, also see our article “Distilling cognac with Alambic pot stills: Bad wine for great brandy”…

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