Price: $60 for 750ml
Distilled/Owned by: Chateau du Tariquet
Region: Bas Armagnac, France
Grapes: 100% Folle Blanche
Aged For: 15 Years
Cask Type: French oak
Chill Filtered: Yes
Color Added: No
Drank: Neat, in a glencairn
Nose: Grapes, caramel, pipe tobacco, vanilla, ginger, oak, floral
Mouthfeel: Medium body
Palate/Taste: Thick fruit and vanilla, with a hint of baking spice and apples
Finish: Short, light warmth, sour grapes, and white wine with milk chocolate and oak.
Thoughts: Not a bad expression by any means, and priced well as an introduction to Armagnacs, but not quiet up to par with the vintage expressions.
Score: 79 out of 100