Cognac-specializing spirits creator Maison Ferrand is taking its aging process out to sea — or out to river, anyway.
The French brand recently launched a barge capable of holding 1,500 30-liter barrels onto the Seine River at French city Issy-les-Moulineaux, according to Food & Wine.
Ferrand says the process of getting the barge to water took two years, as the company rebuilt the entire inner structure of the barge, including completely removing the engine, in order to open up more space for barrels.
The barrels in the barge will…
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