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Top 10 Cognacs

Delicious and Affordable

See who made GAYOT's list of the Top 10 Cognacs

The Best Cognacs Under $75

Cognac, the favored drink of Victor Hugo, Winston Churchill and many big-name rappers today, is generally thought of as a drink reserved for the elite, out of the reach of the Everyman. Today however, with the spirits and cocktail renaissance, there are more bottles of reasonably priced — and incredibly satisfying — Cognacs available. And, considering that Cognac was a major presence in many classic cocktails, it is a must have for any drinks enthusiast. While the major names are all present here, there are numerous new or more obscure houses worthy of attention. Like many bottles of the finest single-malt Scotch, there are a variety of Cognacs available under $75 that are sure to turn heads. Whether hailing from Grande Champagne, Petit Champagne or Borderies, each of the Cognacs on GAYOT's list clearly illustrate that an attractive price point and high quality can go hand in hand. We have created our list of the Top 10 Affordable Cognacs because we believe wholeheartedly that Cognac should be a drink of the people.

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