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Six summer cocktails with cognac for warm days

Discover tasty summer cocktail recipes made with Hennessy cognac that will be appreciated at any dinner party, weekend picnic or holiday BBQ!

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Refreshing summer drinks are always long-awaited when the thermostat reaches a certain degree. Some of our favourite cognac cocktails include the Summer Spritz, which gets its subtle floral flavour from the elderflower liqueur, and the golden-hued White Sangria infused with fruits. Read on to discover those drinks and other summer cocktails that are among Hennessy's favourites right now.

The Slam Dunk summer drink

The Slam Dunk cocktail is called that for a reason: the balance of the Hennessy V.S cognac, mixed with tropical notes, lifted by the freshness of the effervescent club soda, is sublime in and of itself. When you put all these ingredients together, few cocktails rival such palatability — making it a genuine crowd-pleaser. And a real slam dunk.  

You'll find the full cocktail recipe and a video tutorial here
 

 

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The Summer Spritz cocktail with cognac

A classic combination of Hennessy V.S.O.P cognac and bubbles gets a refreshing twist thanks to the elderflower liqueur and lemon juice. The decorative lemon wheel also adds a subtle flavour and is a beautiful garnish. Elegant, floral, and bright: a summer drink that is a sun-kissed field of wildflowers captured in a glass.

You'll find the full cocktail recipe and a video tutorial here

 

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The Horchata summer cocktail

This easy-to-make Horchata summer drink comes with a perfect cocktail recipe to have on hand as those hot sunny days arrive. The concoction has a creamy base of horchata, a tangy cinnamon flavour and a balanced Hennessy V.S.O.P cognac. Cocktail enthusiasts everywhere, be prepared for a drink that'll be your new summer romance. 

You'll find the full cocktail recipe and a video tutorial here
 

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The Caipirinha summer cocktail with cognac

No matter if you are a fan of the Caipirinha cocktail or not, let's not forget its brilliance from a flavour perspective. The Hennessy V.S.O.P cognac pulls the other ingredients into a cohesive whole, deepening the sensation of lively and robust flavours, while bringing you straight to the tropics, no matter where you're drinking it!

You'll find the full cocktail recipe and a video tutorial here

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The Hennessy Classic summer drink

In the mood to try something new? May we recommend the Hennessy Classic cocktail? A much-appreciated summer drink that is easy to make, using just Hennessy V.S cognac, elderflower syrup, triple sec, and lime. This cocktail has a strong floral note, where the lime adds a pleasing citrus brightness and boosts extra-vibrant colour.

You'll find the full cocktail recipe and a video tutorial here
 

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The White Sangria summer cocktail

The White Sangria summer drink, with its rich golden hue and zingy flavours, is inspired by the Spanish red coloured sangria made with traditional red wine as a base. Lighter and brighter and packed with delicious fruits, this cocktail recipe serves 9, and up to 36, making it ideal for a summer garden party!

You'll find the full cocktail recipe and a video tutorial here

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    Hennessy V.S

    Hennessy Very Special (V.S) is one of the most popular cognacs in the world. Matured in new oak barrels, Hennessy V.S is bold and fragrant. Its beguiling character is uniquely Hennessy, a timeless choice with an intensity all its own. Hennessy V.S offers toasted and fruit notes, with a rich, clearly defined palate and a welcoming exuberance.

    Hennessy V.S expresses its vibrant and dynamic personality through unique artist partnerships and annual limited editions. Easy to enjoy, it’s a perfect cognac for high-energy occasions and sharing the moment.

    The round and robust flavours of Hennessy V.S make it very versatile and ideal for any cocktail possibility, from classic recipes and sophisticated cocktail creations to easy mixed drinks.