Distillerie Tessendier & Fils


Make your own Cognac cocktail and become an expert!

Event organised on Monday 24 March 2014 on Stand 7aC12 from 4.30pm

Distillerie Tessendier and Dirk Willmer, the Cognac producer and the Cognac enthusiast, have decided to update an age-old tradition: Cognac in cocktails.

Dirk Willmer, the winner or finalist of a whole series of cocktail competitions in 2012 and 2013, has selected Park VS Cognac and Grand Breuil Elite Cognac to introduce you to making some original cocktails.

Come and discover the secrets of making a cocktail: you might even become an expert yourself!

About Distillerie Tessendier & Fils, Cognac creators:

The company was created by Gaston Tessendier in 1880 and is now headed by Jérôme and Lilian Tessendier. Distillerie Tessendier & Fils has a 30 hectare vineyard in the Borderies appellation and a distillery on the banks of the Charente River in Jarnac. The ageing cellars are in Cognac.

The Cognacs created by Distillerie Tessendier & Fils are exported all over the world.

The Park and Grand Breuil Cognacs embody the distillery’s values: authenticity and know-how.

About Dirk Willmer:

Dirk Willmer has been Head Barman at the Maritim Seehotel in Timmendorfer Strand for 20 years.

He was 3rd in the Schleswig-Holstein State Championship in Hamburg, finalist in the German Championship 2012, winner of the Cherry Heering Sling Award 2012, finalist at the Made in GSA Competition in Vienna in 2013, 3rd in the Gin Mare Competition Final in Hamburg in 2013 and a semi-finalist at the Sake Challenge in Hamburg in 2014.

Information, bookings:

Nicolas Tricoire / event manager: n.tricoire@cognac-tessendier.com /

Marion Poullain / event manager: m.poullain@cognac-tessendier.com /

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