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: Reddish amber.
Nose: A rancio perfume in the eaux-de-vie, from its long time spent in oak casks. The smells evoke leather, vanilla, lime blossom and spice.
Palate: A remarkably lengthy finish, and a softer taste at the end. Honeyish notes come through. Overall very smooth.
Color: Deep gold.
Nose: Rich, candied fruits, deep vanilla, white flowers, raisins, warm and generous.
Palate: oily, harmonized, rare complexity, nutmeg, white flowers, honeysuckle, lime tree flower, infinite opening, and delicate lingering finish.