The XO quality was developed in 1870 by Maurice Hennessy.
Originally exclusive to his own family, but soon thereafter for the international market. And with great success!
The bottle is inferior in design compared to the Remy Martin XO, the bottle has nice designs of vine leaves and grape bunches.
In comparing to the Rémy Martin XO this Hennessy is slightly sharper and more masculine in the mouth.
The tasting notes of Hennessy XO are:
The color: quite deep, now colored with bright core, ocher-colored border.
The nose: lively, subtle, elegant, ripe fruit, spices, soft wood tones and a slight smell of alcohol.
The taste: balanced and complex in the mouth with soft fruit and lightly toasted wood.
The after-taste: strong in taste, still hanging long on average.
The origin: unknown.
The age: The average age is 45 years.
Price: about $100, —