“It is full of intrigue and deceit, and it kept me turning pages and guessing who'd-done-it till the end. A very pleasant and enticing read, with a few epicurean suggestions.”

“The strength of these tales lies in their insights into the wine-making industry and of the picturesque French country side. In both cases the authors manage to paint a detailed picture that transports you right there where the action is unfolding: the sights, the smells, the tastes, the passion.

Cognac Conspiracies is a stand-alone cosy-mystery which is part of the Winemaker Detective series, which suits itself to be read in one sitting, whilst sitting back and relaxing with a good drink, preferably in the great outdoors...

The story is well written and developed, its characters vivid, although some are explored better than others; Virgile shone for me and I certainly hope to find out more about him in the other offerings in this series. The plot isn't over complicated, with sudden twists, but it is full of intrigue and deceit, and it kept me turning pages and guessing who'd-done-it till the very end.

A very pleasant and enticing read, with a few epicurean suggestions." —Books Chatter