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The art of mixology is all about balance. A harmonious mingling of different ingredients, like our signature blend of sweet and bitter orange peels. It’s a positive process of give and take.
Over more than 170 years, Cointreau’s legacy has been built on a similar balance: the interplay of nature, dedicated entrepreneurs, and the gentle passage of time. To carry our story forward, we are amplifying the responsible commitments guiding our practices.
Continued discipline and action will take us from good to better. We believe balanced relationships with the planet and our people are key to preserving our home for future generations. To this end, we embrace the core values of the Rémy Cointreau group:
Today, and for tomorrow, from facts to acts, we distill our a(c)tions in a positive and honest way, drawing on our core values to implement change.
With the 2025 Sustainable Exception plan, environmental challenges now form the heart of the House of Cointreau’s strategy. Closely linked with Rémy Cointreau Group’s sustainable development goals, this plan is based on three cornerstones: preserving our terroirs and biodiversity for future generations, committing to people by encouraging them to consume our products responsibly, and respecting the value of time by combatting climate change.
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Our Cointreau L'Unique bottle is eco-designed using two thirds recycled glass, which is a genuine technical challenge given the limited availability of recycled glass in France. In addition, we prioritise the use of mono-materials to facilitate recycling and have stopped using secondary packaging around bottles.
"I have passionately thrown myself into researching this liqueur. I wanted it to have the purity of crystal and a dedicately subtle flavor thanks to the perfect harmony of sweet and bitter orange peels" Edouard Cointreau
Iconic orange liqueur creator and cocktail pioneer, Maison Cointreau was founded in 1849 in Angers, France. The brand's heritage as a liquorist-distiller lives on today at the heart of more than 500 cocktails, including the original Margarita and Cosmopolitan. Cointreau liqueur's distinctive character is the result of the meticulous selection, harmony, and distillation of sweet and bitter orange peel essences, a task entrusted to Maison Cointreau’s Master Distiller. Unique and boasting exceptional organoleptic qualities, it's a staple for bartenders and at-home cocktail enthusiasts around the world.
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