Tag: cognac


As early as the tenth century, English and Norse seamen came to this western region of France for salt. After repeated journeys they began to buy wine. Eventually, the wine was boiled down before the journey to save it from oxidation, economize on space and avoid taxation, which was levied by bulk. When Cognac was…

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Cocktail Recipe: 1 Shot Absinthe 1 Shot Cognac Shake well and strain into a cocktail glass