Francis Darroze Domaine de la Poste 1980 Vintage 36-Year

Darroze 1980

Distilled/Owned by: Domaine de la Poste / Darroze

Region: Bas, Armagnac

48.3% ABV

Grapes: 100 % ugni blanc

Aged For: 36 Years (1980-2016)

Cask Type: French Oak

Chill Filtered: No

Color Added: No

 


 

Color: Golden

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn

Nose: Buttery pastry, vanilla, confectionary sugar, coconut, tropical fruits

Mouthfeel: Medium body, oily

Palate/Taste: Buttery vanilla, honey, oak, cinnamon, floral, apples

Finish: Light warmth, medium length, orchard fruits and gentle oak with a floral essence

Thoughts: This one was light, buttery, fruity, and floral. A good drink for a warm summer evening.

Score: 83 out of 100