Old Liquors News

Interview Maxim USA December issue

PRIVATE STASH

Bottles from a $23.5 million vintage liquor collection will soon be available in the U.S.

Text by JAKE EMEN
 

The owner of one of the world’s greatest booze collections rarely partakes in its pleasures—in other words, he doesn’t get high on his own supply. So when Bay van der Bunt, an eccentric antiques dealer turned spirits collector, pours two different cognacs distilled in 1848 into glasses...  

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Interview Blouin USA Fall issue

ART OF DISTILLING & BLENDING

Why great cognac is in high demand.

TEXT BY ANDREW ROSENBAUM

"It was a particularly exciting sale,"says Richard Harvey, Master of Wines at Bonhams, talking about the July 13 auction in London of bottles of 1840 cognac, exported in cask and aged in the UK.

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Old Liquors Magazine USA

DUST COVERED PASSION

The world's largest collection of old liquors

TEXT LIESBETH BLIEK

He unlocks the door and I follow him into a cool, faintly lit room with ancient beams and red tiles. Rows and rows of dusty bottles of cognac, armagnac, port, chartreuse and other liquors stand proudly together.

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