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Monthly Archives: August, 2010

Marketing French Cognacs: “L’OR De Jean Martell” Is Featured At Top Restaurants By Martell’s Heritage Director Jacques Menier And Chef Cristophe Pienkowski (Video)

  The day after *Pernod Ricard launched the L’OR De Jean Martell, it set in motion a 5 day dining excursion in which its prestige range of cognacs were paired … Continue reading

August 31, 2010 · Leave a comment

Cognac Cocktails: The “Cognac Bull Shot” Is A Layered Mixed Drink Made With Coffee Liqueur And Cola

In more modern times, younger, city dwellers have started drinking cognac, preferring it mixed in a cocktail or downed as a shot. Rather than recoiling horror, cognac house Hennessy (owned … Continue reading

August 31, 2010 · Leave a comment

Cognac On The Radio: National Public Radio (NPR) Aired “French Cognac Makers Get A Boost From Rap” In January 2009 (Audio)

August 30, 2010 · Leave a comment

Cognac And Hot Rods: One-Of-A-Kind 1932 Ford Cabriolet Deuce Roadster Built By Jimmy Boddy

August 29, 2010 · 2 Comments

Cognac “Smokes”: “His Majesty’s Reserve” (HMR) Cigars Hold Title As “World’s Most Expensive Cigars” As They Are “Filled With A Bottle Of Louis VIII Cognac”

His Majesty’s Reserve (HMR) holds the title of “world’s most expensive cigar ever made.” If you are looking for the absolute best, this is it. “…Each (cigar)  is filled with a … Continue reading

August 28, 2010 · Leave a comment

Cognac As Artform: High-Speed Photography Demonstrates The ‘”Hydrodynamics” Of Liquid As It Enters The Snifter

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August 27, 2010 · Leave a comment

Cognac Cocktails: Cointreau Produces Spectacular “Sidecar Cocktail” Commercial Highlighting Its Invention In 1923 With A “Rare 1865 Remy Martin Cognac (Video)

Paris 1923, Cointreau and Rémy Martin cognac, the sidecar cocktail was born. Video staring Dita Von Teese. Cointreau is also on Facebook at More Margarita, Cosmopolitan, White Lady, Sidecar … Continue reading

August 26, 2010 · Leave a comment