Growth area & soil: Grande Champagne
Jenssen Hors d'Age Cognac
Jenssen Hors d’Age Cognac is a very old Grande Champagne blend revealing unrivalled sophistication and elegance from the very first sip. Bottled raw from the cask, it is a Cognac that has slowly reached its fullness over a lengthy maturation process of around 40 years.
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
Presenting modernity and simplicity, this Cognac arrives in an understated bottle that draws attention to the golden bronze Cognac inside. The contemporary design reflects the forward-thinking style of the brand. While the accompanying gift box serves the product well as the perfect gift for a Cognac enthusiast.
How to enjoy
A mature 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. A blissful way to unwind after a long day.
Gold medal - International Competition of the Union of Russian Sommeliers Moscow 2006.
Silver medal - International Wine & Spirits Competition London 2006.
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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