With a history dating back over 150 years, Louis Royer is the story of a French family and considerable expertise in the heart of the Cognac region. Today Louis Royer Cognacs are well respected and have won numerous amount of awards for the quality of their Cognacs. Like his father and grandfather, Louis Royer was a nature enthusiast. He passed down his great passion for bees through the generations and his successors have kept bees all their lives. He therefore naturally chose the bee as the company’s emblem when it was founded in 1853.