Guerbé, bouilleur de cru in Juillac-le-Coq (grande champagne)
The Guerbé family has been making cognac for three generations. The vineyards and distillery are in Logis de Puyguiller, south of Ségonzac, but the warehouse is in L’Echalotte, just past Juillac-le-Coq, where the family also lives.They own 42 hectares of Ugni blanc vineyard and also distill themselves.
Update August 2016: François Anthoene, son-in-law of father Guerbé who passed away last year, takes over the company and now calls his brand ‘Cognac Paris’.
Guerbé range (grande champagne): VS, VSOP, Napoléon, XO, Grande Réserve, Vieille Grande Champagne.
Cognac Paris range : VS, VSOP, Napoléon, XO Extra, Réserve de Patriarche, Grande Réserve, Excellence.
Address: L’Echalotte, 16130 Juillac le Coq. Telephone: 0545 836706. (visits are possible, but an appointment is recommended).
New telephone number: 0545 321194; mob. 06 20079485.