Hennessy has simple and easy to follow cocktail recipes that use pure white Hennessy. Some examples are A Long Night in Madrid, Blueberry Maple Sour and Brazil Heavy Spice.
To make A Long Night in Madrid, add 1.5 ounces Hennessy, 0.75 ounces Medeira, 0.25 ounces grade A maple syrup, 4 dashes angostura bitters and 1 egg white to a shaker tin. Shake to activate the egg white. Add ice and shake to chill. Strain into a coupe or martini glass, and shave coco nibs or dark chocolate over the top as a garnish.
To make a Blueberry Maple Sour, muddle a handful of blueberries in a shaker tin. Add ice and 1.5 ounces Hennessy, 0.5 ounces lemon juice, 0.5 ounces lime juice, 0.5 ounces pure maple syrup and 0.25 ounces St Germaine. Shake until well chilled. Strain using a hawthorn strainer over ice into a rocks glass. Garnish with a few blueberries and a sprig of mint.
To make a Brazil Heavy Spice, muddle 1/4 of a lemon in a shaker tin. Add ice, 2 ounces Hennessy, 0.25 ounces Late Bottle Vintage Ruby Port, 0.5 ounces simple syrup, 6 dashes Angostura bitters and 1 ounce coconut water. Shake until well chilled, and strain into a rocks glass over crushed ice. Garnish with an orange twist.