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Posted 29 Sep 2009

Patrice Pinet named Master Blender

Patrice Pinet is the new President and Master Blender at Courvoisier, having worked at our distillery in Jarnac for over 20 years and been an integral member of our blending committee since 2004.

Instrumental in the creation of award-winning L’Essence de Courvoisier, he has become only the sixth Master Blender in our history.

Patrice replaces Jean Marc Olivier who retires after 22 years. Patrice says: “Having worked closely with Jean Marc for many years, I am delighted to have President and Master Blender – and I am really looking forward to shaping the future of Courvoisier!”

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