Even though most of the people associate Cognac with a Classic big and round cup (although it can be equally or even more enjoyed in a smaller one), a big old armchair and an old person spinning it for ages, it’s no deniable that this drink appears between the most upswinging and wanted all around the world.
The most likely option is that the very first person to ever produce wine, simply made it accidentally. Some wild grapes forgotten too many time in a bowl, maybe covered with something that also got them crushed. That produced the miracle of squeezing the grape juice and then transforming it into wine. You can imagine how happy become the one who drank it first.
The Macallan is one of the most importants distilleries all around the world, and one of the finest since its begginings.