GRAND MARNIER PUTS ON ITS FUR COAT FOR A COSY CHRISTMAS Friday 15 August 2008 PDF Print London, August 15, 2008 – Grand Marnier can be enjoyed naked or dressed up this Christmas as the iconic orange and cognac brand launches its 2008 Limited Edition Bottle. ‘Cosiness’ is the theme as diva-like, the naked shoulders of a Grand Marnier bottle emerge from an opulent red fur collar and nubuck coat adorned with a vibrant metal label. The warm tactile materials cry out to be touched, while the aromas of orange and cognac demand it be tasted. The smooth and soft red coat is designed to be removed to reveal the elegant rounded bottle, so that Grand Marnier can be appreciated naked or dressed up. Luscious and orangey with a gorgeous aroma of cognac, Grand Marnier is traditionally associated with Christmas. The audacious special bottle is designed to create a new perception of the classic liqueur which can be drunk as a traditional digestif, on ice, or as a fabulous festive aperitif cocktail. To celebrate the festive season, Grand Marnier has created a new cocktail,entitled simply ‘Cosy’. Like the Cosy bottle it can be dressed up in party clothes. The recipe for Cosy is: 20ml Grand Marnier 30ml blood orange juice 90ml chilled champagne Decoration: 2 table spoons granulated sugar one tablespoon grenadine syrup Method: Pour blood orange juice into ice cube trays and freeze Pour grenadine syrup into a saucer. Place sugar in another saucer. Dip the rim of the champagne glass in the grenadine and then in the sugar. Pour blood orange juice and champagne into the decorated glass and add two blood orange ice cubes to serve Warmth, conviviality and tender sharing moments are conveyed by the new Limited Edition Bottle, the sixth in the series. Over the years, the bottles have become eagerly sought after by collectors. Only one thousand of the new design will be available in the UK. Nicki Daw, Grand Marnier Marketing Manager, says: “The sensual silhouette of the bottle takes us by surprise as it emerges from the red fur wrap. It reminds us of the timeless, luxurious associations of Grand Marnier and the places where we feel good – snug bars, cosy cabins, sinking deeply into an armchair with a glass of Grand Marnier and a special person.” The Grand Marnier Limited Edition bottle is always much in demand in top end hotel and style bars. The Cosy bottle will also be available from premium retailers priced at about £20 a bottle. Grand Marnier is distributed in the UK by Cellar Trends. For all sales enquiries contact: email@example.com. Website: www.cellartrends.co.uk For further information and pictures contact: Eugene Bacot Tel: 020 7731 4526 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Colin Lewis Tel: 020 7731 4489 Email: email@example.com V O I C E Riverbank House 1 Putney Bridge Approach London SW6 3JD This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Voice PR Ltd in the following categories: Men's Interest, Leisure & Hobbies, Home & Garden, Women's Interest & Beauty, Food & Drink, Media & Marketing, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.