A reader has this Hine 1948 Cognac at home in Singapore. The Reader writes “I’m not the actual owner, it was passed to me by the actual owner who resides here in Singapore. He does not have the time to market the bottles. But the bottles are with me at my home. If you want more verification, please let me know what other proof you need. We have 2 bottles of the same -4.0cm and 5.0cm.”

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The label reads: 68 proof, 24 fl. ozs, T. HINE & CO., Established 1763, COGNAC, imported 1949, matured and bottled in 1970 Eldridge Pope & Co Ltd, Dorchester, Dorset. Produce Of France, Vintage 1948.

Tax labels, revenue, signs or similar:

How has the bottle been stored:

  • At room temperature
  • Up-right standing

Some more information about the bottle:

  • Everythings seems fine
  • Cork is protected by a wax seal

The level of the cognac: Mid shoulder: the level of cognac has reached the middle of the shoulder

Our reader would like to sell this bottle of Hine 1948 Vintage Cognac .

Please make your offers, ask questions or inform us about this bottle – give your opinion.

Buyers please note: We do not accept simply pasting email addresses into the comments – please make an offer first; then later on we will connect buyer and seller. Thank you.

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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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    please add some pictures of the capsule’s top and the bottom of the bottle

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    Dear bottle owner, as suggested by Roman it would be great to have some pictures. Please send your images to [email protected] and I will update the post. Thanks for your cooperation

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    If it is available for sale, I offer 120 US Dollars for 2 bottles.

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    Could the seller post a top view of the capsule seal? I am interested in these bottles at a much higher price than offered above but need to see photo first.

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