Some years ago, Remy commissioned artists to design limited edition wrappers for their bottles. This is one of them—this one is pretty fun. It also exhibits that Cognac-makers realized there was profit in evolving their marketing, moving it beyond the
A few months back, a friend came to town from Tennessee. His schedule was jammed as was mine, but I was eager to see him. He works in insurance and I inevitably learn a lot when he explains the various
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What could be more appropriate for Christmas? This is a pleasant French brandy that shows notes of red fruit and barrel. At about $25 a bottle, it is a very good deal for a 10-year old brandy. (Good) This distilled
Editor’s note: We’re republishing this review from March 2003 because the old copy still gets so much reader traffic. Long ago, I tried a French beer. It was a disappointment. I recall asking someone else to taste it. He too thought it
Jean Jacques Litaud Domaine des Vielles Pierres, 2012 “vieilles vignes,” or “old vines” (Pouilly-Fuissé) by B.D. Fischer In John Guare’s great play Six Degrees of Separation Stockard Channing says that “everybody on this planet is separated by only six other people.