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For the fourth edition in the series, this blend embodies a personal, memorable moment from the great outdoors. This 43% Cognac is aged in both young and old French oak barrels with moderate level of lees in the eaux-de-vie, to release a lightness and an elegance. On the palate, there is an unmistakable presence of aromas such as apricot, oranges and fruity spices. The blend is best described as an experience to remember.
Hennessy Master Blender’s Selection No. 4
The Master Blender’s Selection N°4 is a personal blend and a distinctive expression of the Hennessy craft. Fresh with a supple elegance, this single-batch was hand-selected by Master Blender Renaud Fillioux de Gironde and is the fruit of his creativity. Nothing captures the spirit of craftsmanship at Maison Hennessy more than the Master Blender’s Selection. N°4 is one of a unique series of limited edition releases, curated with freedom by the master blender, as unlike other Hennessy Cognacs, it will not be replicated. A truly one of a kind Cognac, that can be described as mastered simplicity with a modern touch of sophistication.
As the largest Cognac producer in the world, Hennessy dominates the Cognac region and spreads over the four grand cru regions including; Grande Champagne, Petite Champagne, Borderies and Fins Bois. With the largest reserve of eaux-de-vie worldwide, the choice of aromas means that this Cognac house has the ability to create some of the most exquisite and complex Cognac blends the industry has to offer. Matured in oak casks following double distillation in copper stills, the refined quality and pioneering know-how are what gave the House of Hennessy the world-class legacy that it owns today.
Presentation of the bottle
Revealing a beautiful light amber color with a slightly tarnished golden robe, Master Blender’s Selection N°4 embodies style and sophistication from presentation, through to tasting. Displayed in a heavy set, square shaped decanter the bottle is labelled with cobalt blue details of the Cognac and brand which equips the Cognac with a contemporary aesthetic. A stylish bottle worthy of its place in any Cognac lovers collection.
How to enjoy
A rare and unique Cognac like Master Blender’s Selection N°4 should be savored down to every last drop. Sip it neat or on the rocks to absorb the delightful patchwork of aromas as they upon up and develop during the course of the tasting. Pair with a fine cigar to finish off the evening the right way.