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Remy Martin Louis XIII Rare Cask 42,6 is a limited edition of the regular Louis XIII Cognac, with only 738 decanters will be released. Why the name? Because the cognac has an ABV of 42.6 per cent. The price per decanter is 18,000 Euros (or $23,000 US) - this is only the second time that Remy have launched such a product, the last being the Louis XIII Rare Cask in 2010 in the United Kingdom.
About Remy Martin Cognac
This established Cognac house has been around since 1724, for nearly 300 years, producing exquisite Fine Champagne Cognac and eau-de-vie de Vin. Fine Champagne is the category of the highest quality in Cognac production. With products such as its famous blend Louis XIII, the house of Rémy with the black centaur logo on its bottles has found international acclaim and has seen an exciting history of family feuds, mergers - and in recent years - a boom in US popular culture.
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