MINT JULEP COCKTAIL
Inextricably linked to the Kentucky Derby, this icy summer drink is also synonymous with the American South. Hennessy V.S.O.P Privilège reminds us its iconic status.
- 50 ml Hennessy V.S.O.P Privilège
- 8 Mint leaves
- 15 ml Simple syrup
- Fresh mint on branch to garnish
Step 1: Place the mint leaves in a tall Julep glass and gently press with a pestle to release flavours.
Step 2: Add the other ingredients along with crushed ice.
Step 3: Mix vigorously with a barspoon.
Step 4: Complete with crushed ice to fill and garnish with a sprig of mint.
Hennessy V.S.O.P Privilège
Hennessy V.S.O.P Privilège is a balanced cognac, expressing 200 years of Hennessy's know-how. The fruit of nature’s uncertainties, this unique blend has tamed the elements to craft and embody the original concept of cognac. The emotion awakened by the pleasure of tasting it continually reveals new facets of its personality.
The savoir-faire of the Maison Hennessy is fully expressed in this balanced cognac: the selection of eaux-de-vie, aging and assemblage. A cognac of remarkable consistency and vitality, Hennessy V.S.O.P Privilège conveys all of the savoir-faire of the Hennessy master blenders who have ensured the continued success of this harmonious assemblage for 200 years.