21 generations

The Frapin family have been involved in the art of winemaking since 1270 and specilised in distillation much later and have continued to stand strong throughout twenty one generations.  Their knowledge and experience has been passed down over centuries and today they produce top class Cognac.

Exceptional terroir

The estate comprises of 300 hectare in the heart of the Grande Champagne region, of which 200 hectares are planted with vines.  Frapin’s home is the beautiful castle of Fontpinot in the town of Segonzac.

Ancestral methods of our Cellar Master

Frapin’s cellar master continue to produce year after year exceptional Cognacs.  Discover the art of making cognac from growing grapes in the vineyard, hand-crafted distillation, and ageing in century old cellars.

Visit Cognac Frapin

We welcome visitors by appointment only. Please book in advance by submiting the form below :

Guided tour open all year round (except from monday 29th july till 20th august) :
Monday to Friday by appointment only.  Please email form to request a visit

The tour will last 45 mins to 1 hour, including a tasting of the range (without exceptional carafes).
Price : €10 per person (free for children).

Visit in French or English.

Cognac Frapin,
1 rue Pierre Frapin,
16130 Segonzac.