Growth area & soil: Grande Champagne
Jenssen Arcana Hors d'Age Cognac
The epitome of luxury, Jenssen Arcana Hors d’Age Cognac is a one of a kind, limited-edition Cognac containing blends of eaux-de-vie of more than 100 years old. An emblem of the Grande Champagne, this very old blend is representative of the elegant eaux-de-vie produced from the Premier Cru. With an eclectic array of aromas including dried fruits, cinnamon, tobacco, and spices it is a well balanced and delicately round Cognac that lingers in the mouth long after the tasting. A must-have for the Cognac connoisseur and collector.
Home to top of the range distilling and harvesting equipment, Maison Jenssen boasts a high-end range of Cognacs. From a luxurious VSOP through to limited edition, very old sought after Hors d’age products, this Cognac house’s collection is well worth knowing about. The Jenssen estate also welcomes tourists to stay on site with magnificent views overlooking the vineyards in the distance.
Presentation of the bottle
Bottled on demand, Arcana is presented in an outstanding hand-blown crystal carafe and presented in a wooden casket. Each bottle is numbered and arrives with a signed certificate of authenticity. An exclusive design, hand-made with utmost care and attention to detail.
How to enjoy
A mature and truly rare blend like this one is best enjoyed neat. Try altering the tasting experience subtly by adding a few ice cubes to the Cognac in a brandy snifter glass and appreciate as the rich aromas softly open up in the glass. Pair with a fine cigar to take the tasting to another dimension.
About Jenssen Cognac
The house of Cognac Jenssen is located in the heart of premier cru Grande Champagne – in the highly desired ‘golden triangle.’ The estate is called Le Maine Pertubaud and consists of a sprawl of beautifully restored old buildings, ancient cellars, mansions and vines. Jenssen Cognac grows grapes on 25 hectares of vineyards and produces a small range of cognacs that range from VSOP to the prestigious 98 year old “Arcana.”
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