Definitely one for the millionaires out there… It seems that the opulence of Remy Martin’s Louis XIII Cognac knows no bounds.

Hermes Louis XIII L’Odyssée d’un Roi

Teaming up with one of the world’s top design labels, Hermès, three magnums of the uber-special cognac have been housed within three decadent Hermès trunks. These were specially designed in the designer’s Fauborg Saint-Honore workshops in Paris.

Hermès Creates Leather Trunks for Remy Martin Louis XIII: L'Odyssée d'un Roi Hermès Creates Leather Trunks for Remy Martin Louis XIII: L'Odyssée d'un Roi

The trunks are dressed in the softest of pewter grey calf leather, and house the decanter of precious nectar, along with two hand blown tulip glasses produced by Europe’s oldest glassmakers, Saint-Louis, engraved with a wheel.

Hermès Creates Leather Trunks for Remy Martin Louis XIII: L'Odyssée d'un Roi

In addition, each trunk contains a pipette forged from white gold. Made by the famous Puiforcat goldsmiths, the purpose of this is to allow the cognac to be served without losing a single drop.

Hermès Creates Leather Trunks for Remy Martin Louis XIII: L'Odyssée d'un Roi Hermès Creates Leather Trunks for Remy Martin Louis XIII: L'Odyssée d'un Roi Hermès Creates Leather Trunks for Remy Martin Louis XIII: L'Odyssée d'un Roi

Each of the luxury trunks is due to be auctioned – one in New York, one in Hong Kong, and one in London, where it’s thought they’ll make prices that only the richest can afford…

Sources: sudouest.fr

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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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