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The Popularity of Cognac Threatens the Small Producers

As we’ve been reporting over the past year or so, the sales of cognac – especially from the ‘big four’ cognac houses – are continuing to rise. Of course, whilst this is good thing, it also allows a different problem to rear its ugly head, and that is the one of supply and demand.  For…

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List with the 10 Best XO Cognacs – Top Value For Money or just the best Brands?

What we did in this list is to show the 10 best XO Cognacs, or the most popular XO Cognacs at least. Does this really mean they are the best cognacs? We can’t tell – because taste is so different. Please note: This is not a personal opinion by Cognac-Expert.com (but these are good cognacs,…

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Tennants Auctioneers to Sell Fifteen 19th Century Bottles of Cognac

As part of the North Yorkshire based auction house Tennants Auctioneers next Fine Wine sale on the 26th November, tomorrw, they are offering a rare collection of fifteen bottles of 19th century cognac, all from the cellar of a local collector. Included in the sale is an 1808 bottle of Denis Mounie together with a…

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Camus Bi-Centenaire de L’Empereur Napoleon 1er 1769-1969

A reader has a Camus porcelain bottle book: Camus Bi-Centenaire de L’Empereur Napoleon 1er in Las Vegas, Nevada. (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, just submit: Use this form – but please be aware: if…

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Camus Place their Faith in the Borderies

Camus Cognac is the fifth largest cognac house, after the ‘big four.’  However, it has some major differences to the mighty Hennessy, Martell, Remy and Courvoisier – not the least that it’s a family run affair. But what makes them so unique is the location of their vineyards.  Everyone is familiar with the Grande Champagne…

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1978 World Cup Argentina Camus Cognac Special Edition

For all soccer (or football) fans: Here comes a bottle that was just submitted to us: 1978 World Cup Argentina Camus Cognac Special Edition Bottle. Wow – these people at Camus really have a weakness for odd bottles. Just look at Woman after the Bath book bottle. Our reader has received this extraordinary bottle by…

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Recent Comments

Nina at 2015-01-05 00:02:07 in:

The eagle landed: Cognac Camus Napoleon La Grande Marque

„I have a Unopened bottle of Campus Napoleon La Grande Marque Cognac, purchased in 1965. Serial #71821. Does it have any value or should we just open it and enjoy? Thank you in advance for your expert advice.“

Frank at 2014-12-27 22:48:03 in:

List with the 10 Best XO Cognacs – Top Value For Money or just the best Brands?

„This list has nothing to do with the best cognacs in the world. It's stupid. Remy? Martell? Courvoisier Really? Not bad spirits but only labels and over-marketed and over-prices bottlings. Let's make an effort here: 1....“

Mike at 2014-12-09 23:39:58 in:

Camus La Grande Marque 3 Star Cognac

„My offer 150$“

juozas at 2014-11-07 18:21:03 in:

The 7 Big Cognac Houses: Hennessy, Martell, Rémy Martin, Couvoisier, Camus, Hine and Frapin

„Hi again, are a list of big 4 - and here OK and they are on sales size this 7 list - also is good. But I heard about 24 list and here not included big 4. Could you discribe them? My question - is on this list is...“

Michael at 2014-11-03 20:24:49 in:

Camus Napoleon Cognac, Bi-Centenaire de L’Empereur 1769-1969

„John, I have no tasting notes on this particular Camus but in general Camus Porcelain decanters are filled with very average cognac as it targets collectors of Limoges porcelain rather than cognac drinkers. Additionally...“

Michael at 2014-11-03 20:14:56 in:

Camus Napoleon Vielle Reserve

„I was only trying to point out to Khoa that his request for direct contact with Ron was premature since he had not made an offer yet. I have no interest in this cognac. Ron: An empty Camus Limoges "book" decanter will sell...“