Courvoisier, Napoleon Bonaparte’s Cognac with Chinese Lions

Courvoisier cognac-1800 edition

 

Chinese  lions dancing to the beat of the drum in the presence of Courvoisier cognac year 1800 edition. The blend of cognac is from the era of Napoleon Bonaparte’s rule of France. The Emperor tasted the cognac and was impressed with the taste and decided to provide a ration of the Courvoisier blend to his troops during the Napoleonic war.

 

lion dance at Courvoisier tasting booth

In conjunction with the Chinese New Year 2014 Year of the Horse (incidentally, that is also the logo on the distinguished Courvoisier cognac bottle), Courvoisier celebrated with lion dance and giving out taste samples of Courvoisier cognac to  connoisseur.

Courvoisier and Lion Dance Toronto wishes you a Happy, Prosperous Chinese New Year of the Horse.

 

Chinese character fortune - 福

福 – Fortune coming from the heaven

 

lion dance performance-senior residence

Welcome to Lion Dance Toronto

 

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Welcome to Lion Dance Toronto’s new site developed by Julia Zander.

Our lion dance teams are ready to perform at your event in Toronto. We have several shows lined up for wedding receptions. However, we do not only perform at wedding receptions, we also perform at community events namely, 42nd division Police Community Picnic in Scarborough, Richmond Hill’s Five Senses Festival. Lion Dance Toronto also performs at auspicious new business or new branch openings.In traditional Chinese mythology, the lion dance will drive away evil and bring positive energy and good fortune.