VS/ Hennessy is the best-selling cognac in the world and US run by Hennessy family (8 generations) Fillioux family master blenders (7 generations). Blended using eaux-de-vie from Cognac’s top 4 regions. Each batch of wine is double-distilled to achieve the most flavorful, elegant eaux-de-vie possible. Hennessy also possesses the finest selection of old eaux-de-vie in the world. World’s most popular cognac meaning Very Special. Modern day equivalent of the original Hennessy Three-Star created in 1865. Selected from 4 premier growing areas.