We are happy to host the Frapin Cognac Master Distiller, Alain Royer, who will be guiding our members through a cigar & cognac pairing on Wednesday, September 20th from 6PM-8PM on the Roof Deck.
Alain Royer, 6th generation of a Cognac family, born in Bordeaux, raised in Cognac educated at the Sorbonne in Paris, MA in English and MBA (HEC-ISA) has been involved all his life in the making and promoting of Cognac. After 10 years in the family company, was instrumental in the creation of the Lafite Rotschild Cognac and Armagnac and the founder of A de Fussigny Cognac. Master blender he is now working as VP development for the Cointreau family within the Renaud Cointreau group, owners of over 500 acres of vineyards in the heart of Grande Champagne in the Cognac region.
Pre-sale tickets will be $50/person (Day-of will be $60) and will include 4 expressions (Frapin First, Frapin VSOP, Frapin Cigar Perfect & Frapin Fontpinot XO) and a cigar to compliment the tasting. Food is not included but there will be a server available to take any food orders.
Please RSVP to Lauren@wingtip.com as space is limited.