FOR THE 2020 HOLIDAY, A SERIES OF BESPOKE COFFRETS TAILORED BY CLIENTS TO MARK LIFE’S OCCASIONS
Taking the client on a celebratory journey,The Gift Collection provides a unique opportunity to enjoy a drop of LOUIS XIII honoring a French Art de Vivre for every occasion. Each coffret unveils new experiences, allowing clients to personalized them with their own desire and to be enchanted by the complexity and richness of each LOUIS XIII moment.
A CHOICE OF 6 COFFRETS COMPOSED OF 3 COMPARTMENTS
The Gift Collection is composed of six coffrets, inviting each client to a different LOUIS XIII experience imagined for them and by them, magnified by accessories in relation to the ritual or the tasting, such as bellota ham or caviar. Each coffret from The Gift Collection delivers a timeless treasure ready to be explored. With a contemporary design, and in LOUIS XIII’s signature red, the gift box is fastened with an elegant sheath presenting the fleur-de-lys seal. As the client opens the coffret, they will reveal three separate compartments, with the largest chamber holding a classic decanter of LOUIS XIII cognac, and the top drawer holding two cognac glasses engraved with a fleur de lys, designed by French designer Christophe Pillet. Both can be inscribed with a special message, name or date.
BESPOKE RANGE OF COFFRETS
Opening the lower drawer will unveil a selection of gifts and accompaniments, designed in collaboration with French Houses Bernardaud, Christofle and S.T. Dupont to complement the decanter and glasses. Each gift has been imagined based on each client’s personal desire to thank or honor somebody else. There is also the opportunity to offer an invitation to discover the House of LOUIS XIII, based in Cognac, and take a journey through time with an exclusive initiation tasting. Moreover, they can add experiences such as an Opening Ceremony by a dedicated Brand Ambassador or a LOUIS XIII tasting in a prestigious bar, hotel or palace.
COFFRETS DESCRIPTION, COMPOSITION
To accompany the LOUIS XIII decanter (70cl) and its two crystal glasses, the coffrets are composed as follows:
The Expert set – engraved pipette, white gloves and a quiz set (with 10 secrets on LOUIS XIII).
The Cigar set – fleur de lys engraved S.T. Dupont lighter and chrome-plated cigar cutter.
The Caviar set – fleur de lys engraved Christofle silver-plated caviar serving set and five mother-of-pearl caviar spoons.
The Bellota Bellota set – white bellota ham porcelain volcano plate with 22 carats gold-plating fleur de lys made by Bernardaud.
The Serving set – fleur de lys engraved silver-plated tray and coasters set from Christofle.
The Souvenir set – fleur de lys engraved Christofle silver photo frame and Baccarat crystal fleur de lys paperweight.
A LIMITED COLLECTION
The Gift Collection by LOUIS XIII is available in the LOUIS XIII boutiques based in Cognac, London, Beijing, Xi’an, Shenzhen, Hangzhou and on our e-boutique www.louisxiii-cognac.com, specifically for UK.
Prices ranges from €4,000 to €10,000, depending on the theme and experiences.
Since its origins in 1874, each generation of Cellar Master selects from their cellars the oldest and most precious eaux‐de‐vie for LOUIS XIII. Today, Cellar Master Baptiste Loiseau is setting aside our finest eaux‐de‐vie as a legacy to his successors for the coming century. LOUIS XIII is an exquisite blend of eaux‐de‐vie sourced from Grande Champagne, the first cru of the Cognac region. The legendary decanters have been mouth‐blown by some of the most skilled master craftsmen for generations. LOUIS XIII features exceptional aromas evoking myrrh, honey, dried roses, plum, honeysuckle, cigar box, leather, figs and passion fruit.