LEssence de Courvoisier launched in Canada

L'Essence de Courvoisier launched in Canada

Beam Global Spirits & Wine is planning to launch its flagship Cognac, L'Essence de Courvoisier, in Canada.

Only 50 bottles of the luxury Cognac, which has a retail price of around CAD3,200 (US$2,900) per bottle, will be launched in Canada, Beam Global Spirits & Wine said yesterday (26 August). It will be sold in be sold in select retailers, as well as bars and restaurants.

Beam Global initially launched L'Essence de Courvoisier in the UK in September 2009. The 42% abv Cognac is a combination of rare blends housed in the cellars dating back to the early 20th century with 'eaux-de-vie' from the 1970s and 1980s.