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Created by Maurice Hennessy in 1870 for enjoying with his circle of friends, Hennessy XO laid the foundations for a style of cognac hitherto unknown. Bold, rich and complex, the then new Hennessy XO combined all the prestige of this brand and the legacy of its tradition, yet also comprised an undeniable modernity and a very seductive character, as well as being presented in a bottle with an unmistakable contour.
Hennessy XO is a cognac boasting the most singular characteristics, a unique cognac, made from a blend of more than a hundred eaux-de-vie, all aged for long periods, 6 years the youngest and others up to 30 years. We shouldn't forget that the Hennessy founder's cellar is regarded as the largest reserve of very old eaux-de-vie, with some specimens even dating back to the 1800s. The result is a masculine, full-bodied cognac that offers scents of oak and leather along with a delicate floral perfume. An authentic and structured cognac, round on the palate, with spicy nuances of black pepper, cinnamon and dried fruits and nuts. A real pleasure that persists for a long time, thus conveying fully its complexity.
Try it on its own or with ice, you'll be surprised at the layers of flavour this cognac has been able to accrue!
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In 2005 Toni Vicens, a wine enthusiast and keen web programmer, set up Vinissimus with barely 100 wines in the catalogue.
Today, after more than a million bottles of wine sold, 80,000 orders processed and 102,000 clients all over Europe, Vinissimus operates sites in 5 countries, has 6,800 listed references and is the leader in online sales of Spanish wine in Europe.
At Vinissimus we take great care over each order to make sure that all goes to plan and that our customers receive their wines as soon as possible. Our own in-house technology for handling orders and our personal approach towards customer service work in tandem to provide total satisfaction.
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If one of our products arrives in poor condition or you are simply not satisfied with it, you can return it to us with peace of mind. If a bottle breaks during transit, Vinissimus will ensure that another one is sent out to you.
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