8 Place du Marché' is the result of the work of 8 friends, all who work in the wine industry. They decided to make a wine in their own image; a wine that's fun, fruity and easy to drink. At the end of the dinner when they came to their decision, Jérôme Tessendier, cellar master of the Tessendier house in Cognac, asked them: "Where would you drink this wine? The unanimous answer? With our friends! And so the name was found at the same time.