The sixth Part des Anges Cognac Auction held on the 15th September at the cellars of Cognac Monnet broke all previous records.

Read our article about all cognac bottles that were auctioned: Most Exclusive Cognac Auction in The World “La Part des Anges 2011”

620 guests gathered for the sale of 27 exceptional bottles of cognac, and enthusiastic bidding saw the total spent reach €100,600.  This money is to be presented to The Order of Malta to aid in the renovation of its clinic in Rochefort, Charente-Maritime.

Auction La Part des Anges 2011

The most expensive sale was a five litre flagon of 1985 vintage Frapin – that had an estimate of €3,500-5000, sold for an eye watering €15,000.  In second place was a Remy Martin La Coupe Speciale La Part des Anges, 2011 – which sold for five times its estimate, reaching €10,000.  A bottle of Hennessy Timeless sold for €9,500.

Organised by the BNIC, the night also paid tribute to Bernard Guionnet, following his sad death in April of this year.


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Jacki has been with Cognac Expert from virtually the beginning. She's the senior editor of the blog, and has spent much of her life living in rural France. Today she's based back in the UK, where she splits her working life between writing for Cognac Expert and working as a Paramedic at a large regional hospital.


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    Dear sir, recently i got as a gift a Renault 3 Star Cognac, nd it seems like 30 to 40 years old, nd i would love to know the price range of this bottle!!

    Many thanks
    David Gauci

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    Cognac Expert

    Dear David, please use the SUBMIT BOTTLE function you find at the top/bottom of the page, or via Blog > Your Bottle

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