Hine Unveils 1987 Cognac Twins

Hine has revealed the birth of twin cognacs from 1987 – casks of Grande Champagne eaux-de-vie matured in Jarnac as well as casks matured as Early-Landed cognac. The 1987 Jarnac is said to possess an orange marmalade nose with vanilla, honey and gingerbread notes while the 1987 Early-Landed has a lime nose combined with citrus […]

New [2006] Cognac From Bonneuil

Ten years have passed since the grapes from the French estate of Bonneuil in the Colinaud valley began their pilgrimage toward fine cognac and they have finally arrived in the form of the 2006 Domaine de Bonneuil. Bottled at 42.8% alcohol by volume [85.6 proof], the eaux-de-vie of 2006 Domaine de Bonneuil were matured in […]

Hennessy Cognac Emerges From Chaos

Hennessy would like you to know that their signature cognac emerges from chaos…

Eight Is Enough For Hennessy…For Now

The Hennessy house of cognac has launched Hennessy 8 – honoring the eight generations of master blenders in their house. Hennessy·8 is named after the eight eau-de-vie it contains and illustrates the successive generations of Hennessy master blenders. Each carafe of Hennessy·8 is hand-crafted and individually numbered – only 250 bottles are available and the […]

It’s A New Deau For Cognac

Deau has introduced a new limited edition of its Deau Extra Black cognac – Black Harmony. However, only 1500 bottles of Deau Black Harmony will be released with an estimated retail price of $349 per bottle – only available in Hong Kong.

Hennessy Salutes The Piccards

Hennessy is likely trying to get you to equate their cognac with the accomplishments of the Piccards – a father-son exploration duo – but whether you make that connection or not, the cinematic-style advertisement associated with their product is impressive…

Bailey’s And Cognac Create Cream Of The Crop Liqueur

Bailey’s – the worldwide recognized royalty of Irish cream liqueur – has combined cognac with the Irish cream of Baileys to produce Baileys XC. Baileys XC is bottled at 17% alcohol content [34 proof]. While Baileys XC will be available to certain selected markets next month, Baileys XC will be available to all worldwide markets […]

Armagnac Delord Greets 2016 With XO Premium

The world of brandy has already had a good new year with the arrival of XO Premium Bas Armagnac from the family house of Delord [founded in 1893]. XO Premium Bas Armagnac has been aged in oak barrels for 25 to 45 years old and said to have notes of orange flower, apricot, and cinnamon. […]