Wednesday July 15, 2020

Living the high life with Hennessy

Ros Drinkwater marked the 250th anniversary of the founding of the House of Hennessy with a chic Parisian dinner

22nd May, 2016
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Château de Bagnolet, the home of the Hennessy family since 1841

I’m in a sea of couture and old diamonds making its way down a grand staircase to dinner in the Matisse Gallery of the Musée d’Art Moderne in Paris. I’m flanked by a woman dressed head to toe in Dior, and a man daringly clad in a leopard print suit.

Once seated à table, should I be silly enough to tilt back my chair I’d be in...

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