In 1731, the lord of the city of Saint-Même-les-Carrières participated with the inhabitants at the costs of rehabilitation of the keystone of the Sainte-Maxime church, he will affix his arms. This is how the stonemason produced two escutcheons, all topped with a crown with a fleuron. Identical for three centuries, this double shield is now part of the brand's identity.
Croizet's legacy has continued over the years and until today.
EVERYTHING BEGINS IN 1805
Léon Croizet who belonged to a family of vineyard owners established in Grande. Champagne since the 16th Century, wanted to create his own Cognac House to compete with the 20 other or so houses that had recently been established.
Fine connoisseur and hard working, this former Sommelier to Napoleon I's High Command, founded the company, that carries his name, based in St Même les Carrières.
NOBLE, STUNNING, OPULENT
PERFECTION OF EXCELLENCE SINCE 1805
We have constantly managed our own vineyards to ensure international award winning cognacs for over two centuries.
Our vineyards have been present since 1805 in Saint-Meme -Les-Carrières, and Bonneuil, in the very heart of the Grande Champagne.We have expanded our vineyards over two centuries as Croizet grew in Global stature and excellence to include Petite Champagne and Fins Bois, spread over a distance of 110 km.
Our eaux-de-vie reflects the very essence of Cognac taking in such a vast terroir from the borders of the coast to the heart of Cognac in Grande Champagne. A position almost unrivalled in Cognac.