Le-cognac.com proposes you a selection of major Cognacs but also some more discreet Houses with excellent qualities.
Each House has a several generations know-how, and its own 'style' and 'taste'.
This variety is interesting, just as for wines, all Houses have to be discovered and compared.
Maison Jean Fillioux, family domain in Grande Champagne, 'bouilleur de cru'
'Négociant' (Merchant) houses
The 'Merchant' Houses have no or small vineyard. They buy their eaux-de-vie to the vine-growers of the region just after distilation. Then they age and blend their cognacs in their own cellars.
'Bouilleur de cru' cognac
The Cognacs of “Bouilleur de cru” is made by wine-growers who distillate only their own harvest. They also have their Brands, often more confidential but original and authentic. The connoisseurs also appreciate those small Houses with exclusive products.
The Château de Beaulon, family domain in Fins Bois, 'bouilleur de cru'