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2014-07-15 16:25:28

Louis Royer "Force 53" VSOP Fine Champagne Cognac to Be Spotlighted as the Epicenter of the Overproof Cognac Trend Through Cocktails for Every Tippling Occasion NEW YORK, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Louis Royer, an iconic Cognac house dating to 1853 and led by the fifth generation of its founding family, today announces the third annual "Show Me the Proof!" High Proof Cognac Cocktail Competition for professional bartenders and mixologists. The competition is being hosted by Hanna Lee...

2014-07-10 16:24:05

BNIC Announces Sixth Year of Cognac Participation - July 16th & 17th, New Orleans, LA NEW YORK, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cognac National Board (BNIC) announces its sponsorship at this year's highly anticipated Tales of the Cocktail New Orleans, July 16-20. "This event is essential to our mission in demonstrating Cognac's versatility," says Agnes Aubin, Marketing Director of BNIC, "Our product is integral in the American cocktail tradition and our partnership with TOTC...

2014-02-20 04:21:00

Prestigious Cognac Hosts an Engaging Evening of Conversation with the Academy Award® Winning Director in Beverly Hills LOS ANGELES, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LOUIS XIII Cognac, the world's most esteemed spirit from the House of Remy Martin®, and The Film Foundation, the leading non-profit film preservation organization founded by filmmaker Martin Scorsese, co-hosted an intimate evening of conversation with Academy Award winning director Ang Lee and special guest, Academy Award...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.