House founded in 1838
Founded by an association of local vineyard owners in 1838, the company took its name from Jean-Gabriel Monnet in 1897, who also gave the Salamander as emblem to the company. After Jean-Gabriel, the company was led by his son, Jean Monnet, who later became the father of the European Union.
A Friendly Cognac
The Genuine Monnet VS, The Generous Monnet VSOP and Monnet XO The Excellence. All show Monnet’s sense of conviviality and refinement. Quality cognacs, they are regularly awarded in international competitions.
Degustation ideas
Use all your senses. Loyal to the tradition of cognac as drink at the end of a meal, all our cognacs can be enjoyed neat, with a cup of coffee or as an after-dinner drink. But do you know you can also enjoy all the qualitites of Monnet VS or Monnet VSOP in cocktails at the aperitif ?

At the aperitif

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As an after-dinner drink

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Monnet cognac range

The Genuine Monnet VS, The Generous Monnet VSOP and Monnet XO The Excellence all show Monnet’s sense of conviviality and refinement. Quality cognacs, they are regularly awarded in international competitions.

Monnet VS Monnet VSOP Monnet XO

The Genuine Monnet

Fine blend of floral eaux-de-vie, coming from various crus of the exclusive region of Cognac. Ageing in Limousin oak casks.

The Generous Monnet

Blend of eaux-de-vies with personality. Ageing in Limousin oak casks.

The Excellence of Monnet

Subtle blend combining complexity and delicacy. Ageing in Limousin oak casks for 10 or more years.

A selection of medals for Monnet VSOP

Bronze medal at the Vinnaya Karta Open of Moscow in 2005
Silver medal at the Concours Général Agricole of Paris in 2006
Bronze medal at the International Spirits Challenge of London in 2006 and 2007

A selection of medals for Monnet XO

Bronze medal at the Concours Général Agricole of Paris in 2005
Bronze medal at the LDG Competition in Frankfurt, Germany in 2007

Monnet cognac news

Celebration of the 120th Anniversary of Jean Monnet
Published 04/29/2009 16:27


The events related to the 120th anniversary of the birth of Jean Monnet was an opportunity to recall that the inspiration of Europe began his career in the family business of cognac. The cognacs MONNET have wished to participate in creating a pitcher for the Birthday celebration. The spirits of the Cuvée Anniversary exclusively from Grande Champagne, rose the most prestigious Cognac and were aged in our cellars for 45 to 55 years. The notes of dried fruit and honey blend with flavors of flowers such as acacia and the syringe. It is a fine cognac with the roundness and exceptionally long finish, a cognac that we wanted the image of that to which we pay tribute today to the other open and generous.
MONNET exhibition at the Museum of the Arts of Cognac
Published 04/29/2009 09:50
A wonderful exhibition took place at the Museum of the Arts of Cognac last November. That was the occasion to (re)discover MONNET's history through a series of advertising material, old labels,...


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Published 03/16/2009 19:00
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Monnet Cognacs / Les cognacs Monnet
A bubbly cocktail for MONNET
Published 03/16/2009 18:00
Discover a new cocktail with MONNET VS cognac: MONNET Royal!
In a champagne glass, pour 2/10 of cognac and top up with 8/10 champagne or white sparkling wine.
Royal MONNET served at Nordic Hotel in Tallinn in January 2008



Monnet cognac : a house founded in 1838
Founded by an association of local vineyard owners in 1838, the company took its name from Jean-Gabriel Monnet in 1897, who also gave the Salamander as emblem to the company. After Jean-Gabriel, the company was led by his son, Jean Monnet, who later became the father of the European Union.
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