Odessa Cognac Factory is the oldest company in the industry in Ukraine, founded in 1863 and until 1956 was the only manufacturer of cognacs in the country. While creating brandies the experts of Odessa Cognac Factory adhere to classical French traditions for over a hundred years. The production process is almost identical to that used by the best brandy factories in France. Odessa Cognac Factory is a fully integrated company: from harvesting of the grapes, grape processing in Charantais alembics to brandy aging in oak barrels and its bottling.
Odessa Cognac Factory (OCF) is the oldest among the enterprises of the branch in Ukraine,that produces cognac and brandy. The factory’s history is connected with the Shustov dynasty and begins in 1863. Until 1956, OCF was the only cognac producer in the country. In 2007, the legendary factory became part of the largest Eastern European holding Global Spirits and became the industry leader. The company is fully equipped with classic French distilleries and modern European equipment, providing a complete production cycle of cognac, featuring a 150 years old technology. Since 2017, the factory is equipped with the largest in Ukraine akratophor which is a special device used for sparkling wine production in a tank.
OCF today is: Europe's largest distillery. Production of up to 30 million liters of wine per day. Distillation of up to 5 thousand liters of absolute alcohol per day. Cognac alcohol stock - more than 15 thousand barrels, of these 15% are aged alcohol under 50 years.