Welcome to the ultimate All About Cognac guide! Get your glass at the ready and settle in as you prepare to be educated on all things Cognac.
Cognac is a spirit drenched in fascinating history and tied to a whole region, it’s probably the most interesting beverage you will ever come across and here is where you can find everything there is to know about it.
Keep on reading as we take you through:
Our Cognac Blog is where you can stay up to date with all the latest news regarding the spirit, the region, the industry and our own ventures at Cognac Expert.
If you’re someone who likes to be ahead of the game and flaunt your fresh off-the-press knowledge to family and friends then our Cognac Blog will be your new best friend.
Cognac Expert Podcast
Our Cognac Expert Podcast is the perfect accompaniment to an evening of eaux-de-vie.
Join us as we discuss the history, expertise and passion that goes into crafting Cognac with a different producer each episode.
Released several times a year, our podcast provides a rare peek behind the cellar doors of several Cognac Houses, as we engage in conversation about everything from vineyards, to blending techniques, to bottling.
We are not just huge fans of the spirit at Cognac Expert, we also have a great love for the region itself and we want to share all that Cognac has to offer with our loyal readers.
Head over to our Cognac France page for an extensive look at Cognac’s history and everything to do, see, eat, and of course drink in one of the most special places on the planet.
What is Cognac made of?
Ever wondered about all the intricacies that go into producing the liquid gold that is Cognac? We believe that understanding the skill and passion that has gone into developing this spirit over the years only adds to its enjoyment and that’s exactly what you can discover on our What is Cognac made of page.
What does Cognac taste like?
Cognac tasting is not just as simple as knocking it back (although I’m sure we’ve all done this once or twice). There is a wealth of sensory experiences when it comes to tasting and appreciating Cognac but it can be somewhat confusing to distinguish exactly what you should be looking out for when you’re new to the practice. So have a read through our What does Cognac taste like page as we guide you through the aromas and flavors you’re about to enjoy.
How to drink Cognac
The days of only drinking your Cognac after dinner and by the fire with a cigar have long gone. Of course, we won’t fault you if that’s how you enjoy your tipple but there are now endless and creative ways to consume your eaux-de-vie.
We’ve put together a `How to drink Cognac` guide here on all the ways to appreciate the elixir, from the traditional tasting methods to the trendy cocktail twists and we encourage you to try them all!