Like the journey of The Piccards, Hennessy V.S embodies a passion that spans generations — our enduring drive to Never stop. Never settle.

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The Piccards

When one journey ends, another begins. Experience the remarkable true story of Auguste Piccard, the first man to reach the stratosphere, and his son Jacques, the first man to reach the deepest depths of the ocean. Theirs is a Never stop. Never settle. story that spans generations.


The world's most popular Cognac, Hennessy V.S is the modern-day equivalent of the original Hennessy Three Star. It is an expression of expertise and consistency, centuries in the making.


Endowed with intense character and powerful flavors, it is warm-hearted and full-bodied and reveals its liveliness whether enjoyed neat, on ice, or with a mixer.

Tasting Notes

Citrus Fruits


French Oak

Grilled Almond

Fresh Grapes

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Featured Cocktails

The lively and robust flavors of Hennessy V.S make it ideal for a wide array of cocktails, including the Deep Dive — created in honor of the extraordinary story of the Piccards. See all Hennessy cocktails

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A very special class
of Cognac

In 1865, Maurice Hennessy, the great-grandson of founder Richard Hennessy, created a star classification system to distinguish quality in cognac. Hennessy's 3-star cognac went on to become Hennessy V.S (which stands for “Very Special”), the most popular cognac in the world.

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