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Around the year 1850, Mr. Goulard, who was my great grandfather, worked as a weaver among the vineyards of the Cognac region.

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After taking advice from his cousin who worked in the distillery at Hennessy, he went on to build his very own distillery. He then began to produce the prestigious liquor known as Cognac.

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The vineyard withstood the test of time and survived both the good and the bad: wars, difficult harvests, and crises such as mildew and phylloxera.

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Old & New Alambic 

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In 1921 when my grandmother married Albert Petit, the property officially became part of the Petit family name. 

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In 1965, my father, André Petit decided to terminate his contract with Hennessy and began selling his own bottled products.

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