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Hennessy Black Cognac

Hennessy Black Cognac Review

Hennessy is the largest cognac house in the world. Founded by Irish immigrant Richard Hennessy, the House of Hennessy commands approximately 40% of the world cognac market. Hennessy produces a full range of quality products from its V.S. to Paradise cognacs. Hennessy is now owned by French luxury goods conglomerate Moet-Hennessy Louis Vuitton. Hennessy is the clear cognac market leader in the category not because of lower prices, but rather due to quality, marketing and...
Hennessy master blender #2

Hennessy Master Blender’s Selection Nº2 Cognac Review

Hennessy Master Blend Selection Nº2 - Single Batch Fine Cognac Hennessy Master Blend Selection Nº2 is the second cognac released by Hennessy in its Master Blender's series. The series was created to highlight the skill of the master blender. Hennessy's former master blender and cellar master Yann Filloux initiated the series with Hennessy Master Blend Selection Nº1. The Master Blender's selection was designed to produce single batch Cognacs that not only display the skill of...
Pierre Ferrand Forumla 1840 review

Pierre Ferrand Cognac Original Formula 1840 Review

Pierre Ferrand's High Proof Cognac - Original Formula 1840 Most Cognacs are 80 proof or 40% alcohol. Occasionally, a Cognac House will produce a higher proof Cognac. Higher proof Cognacs are generally more suited for mixing in cocktails than sipping. For example a few years back, Hennessy introduced Hennessy Black 86 proof (43%) specifically as a cocktail mixing Cognac. Louis Royer pushes it up a notch with "Force 53" a VSOP Fine Champagne Cognac that...
Camus Grand VSOP Elegance Cognac

Camus V.S.O.P. Elegance Review

Camus is a family-owned and operated cognac house founded by Jean Baptiste Camus in 1863. The House of Camus is situated in the Château du Plessis in the small growing cru of Borderies north of the city of Cognac. Today, the House of Camus is headed by Cyril Camus, succeeding his father Jean Paul Camus, who once quipped " There is nothing easier than making cognac. All you need is a father, a grandfather...
Courvoisier VSOP Cognac

Courvoisier V.S.O.P Review

Courvoisier is a cognac house founded in 1835 by Emile Courvoisier and is famous for its wide range of quality and Napoleon cognacs. The Courvoisier Château is located in Jarnac, France on the banks of the Charente River about ten miles east of Cognac. Courvoisier cognac is said to have been the favorite drink of British novelist Charles Dickens. Courvoisier V.S.O.P. The Review We tasted Courvoisier V.S.O.P. neat in a cognac snifter. Here is our...
Remy Martin Petite Champagne VS

Rémy Martin Petit Champagne VS Review

The House of Rémy Martin Rémy Martin is a producer of champagne cognacs including Grande Champagne, Fine Champagne and Petit Champagne cognacs. Rémy Martin is the second largest Cognac House, behind Hennessy. Rémy Martin’s vineyards are the largest in the Grande and Petite Champagne appellations in the Cognac region. Rémy Martin also obtains wine for distillation from 1,200 growers in the region through the Fine Champagne Alliance (see Rémy Martin -Cognac Wine Growers video below). ...
D'USSÉ VSOP Cognac

D’USSE V.S.O.P. Review

D'USSE V.S.O.P. D'USSE cognacs are made at the Château du Cognac, a 16th century castle on the banks of the Charente River in Cognac France. The Chateau and D'USSE are owned by Bacardi. Château du Cognac also produces Baron Otard, a cognac not available in the United States. Château du Cognac created D'USSÉ to promote and sell in the United States. From the humid cellars of the Château du Cognac - D'USSE V.S.O.P. Due to its...
Hennessy XO bottle

Hennessy XO Review

Hennessy is the largest cognac house in the world. Founded by Irish immigrant Richard Hennessy, the House of Hennessy commands approximately 40% of the world cognac market. Hennessy produces a full range of quality products from its V.S. to Paradise cognacs. Hennessy is now owed by French luxury goods conglomerate Moet-Hennessy Louis Vuitton. Hennessy is the clear cognac market leader in the category not because of lower prices but rather due to quality, marketing and...
Remy bottle

Rémy Martin V.S.O.P. Review

Rémy Martin is a producer of champagne cognacs including Grande Champagne, Fine Champagne and Petit Champagne cognacs. Rémy Martin is the second largest Cognac house, behind Hennessy. Rémy Martin’s vineyards are the largest in the Grande and Petit Champagne appellations in the Cognac region. Rémy Martin V.S.O.P. Rémy Martin V.S.O.P. is a fine champagne cognac, that blends eaux de-vie from the Grand Champagne (55%) and Petit Champagne (45%) growing crus in the cognac region. Ninety...
Hennessy VS

Hennessy V.S. Review

Hennessy V.S. Hennessy is the largest cognac house in the world. Founded by Irish immigrant Richard Hennessy in 1865, Hennessy commands approximately 40% of the world cognac market. Hennessy produces a full range of quality products from its VS to Paradise cognacs. Hennessy is now owed by French luxury goods conglomerate Moet-Hennessy Louis Vuitton. According to the BNIC VS cognacs (aged at least two years in French oak barrels) account for nearly half of all...

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