Cognac bringing the best of the French spirit in Tales of the Cocktail 2019
The famous French spirit Cognac will be present at the 17th edition of the “Tales of the Cocktail” festival. Held in New Orleans from 16 to 21 July, Tales of the Cocktail combines the best of mixology. During 5 days more than 25,000 bartenders, spirit professionals and international journalists will be present.
More precisely, the Cognac appellation will participate on Wednesday 17 July on Thursday 18 July.
Cognac Tales of the Cocktail Program
- Wednesday, July 17 from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM: On the “Classic, Meet Modern!” guest shift, Chris Hannah (Jewel of the South) and cognac educator Ms. Franky Marshall will prepare cognac cocktails and highlight their aromatic richness with new and typical flavors.
Date: Wednesday, July 17 from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Jewel of the South bar
Address: 1026 St Louis St, New Orleans, New Orleans
- Thursday, July 18 from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM: Cognac Ambassador David Boileau, and educators Allen Katz and again Franky Marshall will discuss factors affecting cognac. This brand talk will also feature Chris Patino. He will talk about grapes, land, territory and aging.
Date: Thursday, July 18 from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
Location: Sonesta Hotel
Address: 300 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130, United States
Along with the presentations there will be a tasting of cocktails and cognac, for the second talk, to demonstrate the impact factors. There will then be a question and answer session.
Participating brands of Cognac
Cognac brands participating in the event include COGNAC A.E. DOR, COGNAC COURVOISIER, COGNAC DELAMAIN, COGNAC DE LUZE, COGNAC FERRAND, COGNAC FRAPIN, COGNAC LA FAYETTE and COGNAC PRUNIER.
Information via press release Cognac.fr
Don’t drink and drive. Enjoy responsibly.