Cognac, a unique spirit

Cognac is an outstanding wine spirit appreciated around the world and only produced in the Cognac region.

A GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATION

A perfect balance between regional heritage, expertise, and professionals who are passionate about what they do.

"CHARENTAISE" DOUBLE DISTILLATION

Cognac is distilled twice in order to preserve the fruity flavors and freshness of the wine.

THE CHARENTE RIVER

The Charente river is at the heart of the Cognac region and opens out into the Atlantic Ocean.

AN INTERNATIONAL AND COMMERCIAL SUCCESS

In 2018, over 204 million bottles were exported in nearly 160 countries.

  • Double distillation

    A batch process is used for double distillation.

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  • Interview with chef Thierry Marx

    Interview with Thierry Marx, sponsor of the 11th edition
    of La Part des Anges (The Angel’s Share). Discover Marx’s passion for Cognac, as well as what inspires him to create perfect Cognac-food pairings.

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  • A committed sector

    The Cognac appellation supports winegrowers in their sustainable viticultural initiatives and efforts to achieve Cognac & HEV (High Environmental Value) certification.

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