Category: Hors d'Age Armagnacs
Product of: France
Chateau de Laubade boast vintages and aging stocks dating back to 1855. This vintage Armagnac was distilled from 50% Bacco and 50% Ugni Blanc wine made only with estate-grown grapes harvested, distilled and laid down to age in the Chateau's cellars in 1983.
Sampled on 03/02/2013
(bottled C 1626-Dec-12) Clear, deep coppery amber with faint green hue.
Floral, almost perfumed notes with green apple and toffee apple influenced fruitcake, dried fruit, passion fruit, maple syrup and cedar wood.
Majestic and rich yet fresh and sprightly. Dry spicy leathery oak and sweet stewed fruit with tobacco leaf, vanilla, cinnamon and nutmeg spice.
Very long. Toffee, tobacco leaf, soy sauce, liquorice and dry spiced oak.
Closure: Wax-sealed natural cork stopper