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We sell our family wine

Sophie & Max have decided to sell our private family wine cellar. Please look at the table below to see all bottles. In total we sell 699 bottles (probably excluding ID 99 with 13 Cru Bourgeois bottles), ideally we'd like to sell all of the bottles in one batch. The bottles are kept in a cellar with 14°C at a humidity of 68%, we use a wine cellar AC system. All bottles were kept in the same cellar since purchase. Most of...
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Looking for Caretaker Couple (from May 2019): Estate in French Cognac Region

Sadly, our current wonderful caretaker will return to Berlin at the end of April 2019. We want to begin the search early in order to find a couple that will be the most suitable successors. Please have a look at the requirements for the position–and apply! We're excited about welcoming you to our family-run estate in the French Cognac region. Here's an opportunity for a couple to move to the French countryside, in the Charente. Live on an agricultural estate, in your...
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The 6 Crus of Cognac: Growth Area and Region

The Cognac region consists of six vineyard growth areas, called 'Crus', or 'terroir'. The grapes used for Cognac brandy must always come from this French region. The area covers the Charente-Maritime, a large part of the Charente, and some smaller parts of Deux-Sèvres and the famous Dordogne. The "Origine Controlée Cognac" (AOC) Cognac is an Appellation that totals about 79,000 hectares of vineyards (that's 790 million square meters). The wine region of Cognac is the second biggest of France, right...
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NEW & EXCLUSIVE: Hennessy XO Exclusive Edition by Marc Newson

Hennessy's latest Cognac Exclusive Edition just landed in our online shop: A worldwide online exclusive available here, at Buy Hennessy XO Exclusive Edition by Marc Newson. We'll start shipping on May 19th, order today. We would assume this is part of Hennessy's XO Exclusive Collection (there were many, check out all Hennessy editions). This should be Hennessy XO Exclusive Collection 10, the 2017 edition. As you may know, those limited editions by Hennessy are sold out pretty quickly. We absolutely love Newson's work...
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Student Job: Native English speaker with excellent writing skills. Be part of our small editorial team!

Student Job: Native English speaker with excellent writing skills. You’ll be part of a blog and online shop for Cognac.  We’re looking for a person who can support our blog and online shop with writing, proofing. Your tasks would include: - Being part of our small editorial team to discuss ideas and plan blog articles and newsletters - Writing blog articles about Cognac based on news and info we provide (you can of course get creative, too)    Requirements: - You’re a native english speaker,...
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