If you're still drinking brandy out of a classic, balloon-shaped glass you're doing it wrong, according to a Hennessy expert

2019-02-16 18:15

A Cognac expert at the Hennessy distillery in France told me the best way to drink the spirit is no longer in a balloon-shaped glass.

Distell sells cognac business for R800m, MD explains why

2017-12-21 07:49

Distell has entered into an agreement to sell its cognac business, Bisquit Dubouche et Cie, to Campari Group for about R800m.

Cognac versus South African brandy: what’s the difference?

2017-10-24 14:30

We take a look at the differences – and similarities – between these two fine spirits.


Premium alcohol favourites differ in Jozi, Cape Town

2018-01-02 19:41

SA's super-rich are willing to pay exorbitant prices to secure "money can’t buy" products to match their lifestyle or the one they aspire to, says an expert.

The revival of Cognac - it's no longer an old folks drink

2017-11-05 00:00

This article first appeared in City Press.

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