Hennessy Jas (et Cie) - the world famous Cognac producer Hennessy has a history dating back to 1765 when the company was established by Irishman Richard Hennessy. Initially an eaux-de-vie trading business, Hennessy was going to become the most successful Cognac exporter in the world. Today, part of the Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy Group, the company remains to be amongst the most innovative Cognac companies around, forcing collaborations with new markets such as the Hip Hop scene in the US. Its estate and headquarters are based in the famous town of Cognac in Charente.
Nose: Fragrances of lemon and citrus.
Palate: The dominance of the Fins Bois cru is definitely part of the tasting experience. Enjoy notes dry almond, hints of spices, and honey tones.
Eye: A golden, honey-ish hue.
Eye: The Paradis color is bronze-copper.
Nose: Some notes reveal some slightly peppery and spicy aromas, then fruits and dry roses.
Palate: We discover a delicate rancio, and of full fruits. Finally an explosion of different aromas, with a great balanced length and very rounded...
Eye: Burnished gold. An indicator of the fresh flavor and aroma of what is to come.
Nose: Longer ageing process is necessary with Grande Champagne eaux-de-vie, and this is evident as the notes of vanilla, honey, cinnamon come through. A lively taste of fruit balances woody notes. Dried...
Eye: A deep, reddish orange.
Nose: Some spicy hints with the harmony of vanilla; characteristic for its growth area origin.
Palate: A smooth VSOP which unfolds as something quite floral and fruity in the mouth. It is long and mellow.