Hennessy VS Cognac

Difford's Guide
Discerning Drinkers (3 ratings)

alc./vol: 40%

Proof: 80°

Vintage: Non-vintage

Aged: No age statement

Product of: Product of France France

This VS is a blend of over 40 eaux-de-vie from the Cognac region's four premier crus and is the world's bestselling Cognac. Aged between 2.5 and 5 years aged in Limousin oak barrels.

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 05/07/2017


Clear, deep bronze amber.


Caramel and spiced oak - cinnamon, nutmeg and black pepper. Faint buttery nuts and lavender.


Rich caramel balanced by oaky dryness, cinnamon, nutmeg and black pepper spice, with faint prune fruit, nuts and hints of vanilla.


Caramel and prune with lingering cinnamon, black pepper spice and lavender/violet blossom.


We'd encourage you to pay a little more for the VSOP, but this VS - the world's bestselling Cognac - is robust in style with caramel and spiced oak. It's suited to cocktails and mixed drinks.

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Product Information

Barcode UPC: 3245990117155
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Agglomerated cork stopper

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