Cognac Hennessy

The Hennessy cognac distillery was founded by Irish Jacobite military officer Richard Hennessy in 1765. During the 1970s, Kilian Hennessy, a fifth-generation direct descendant of Hennessy, became the CEO of Hennessy, succeeding his first cousin Maurice-Richard. Kilian Hennessy spearheaded the company's 1971 merger with Moët et Chandon, which created Moët Hennessy [...]

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  • Top Ten Prestige Cognacs

    Top Ten Prestige Cognacs
    Today, we bring you the crème de la crème of our Cognacs – unabashedly artful, ancient vintages from long-forgotten producers and priceless special cuvées from the world’s most famous houses.
  • The winning cocktail of the cognac houses

    The winning cocktail of the cognac houses
    The industry is going through an incredible upturn. Its income is growing faster than its production. A success linked to the big houses and an unequalled marketing inventiveness in wines and spirits.
  • Hennessy, “World’s Largest Spirits Brand” in 2019

     Hennessy, “World’s Largest Spirits Brand” in 2019
    Cognac Hennessy, which belongs to the luxury giant LVMH, will become "the world's largest spirits brand" in value terms later this year, CEO Bernard Arnault told the general shareholders' meeting on Wednesday.

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The result of an ultra-precise selection: 10 / 10,000 Hennessy Imperial Paradise symbolizes the pinnacle of the art of selection at Hennessy...


Blend of about 40 eaux de vie originating from different wines of the Cognac region and selected for their liveliness...


Designed by Maurice Hennessy in 1870 for his circle of friends, X.O is born of a turning point in history ...


The Hennessy Paradis is indeed the most sensual facet of the classic Hennessy house...


Coming soon... Hennessy X.X.O Hors d'Age is a modern re-iteration of Hennessy X.O. It is more mature as it carries the denomination Hors d'Age...


To represent this exceptional spirit, he needed an exceptional container. That's why the carafe was created by two great master masters: Master Blender and Taster Yann Fillioux.