Bas-Armagnac du Chateau de Lacquy, VSOP, 0.5 L
Reviews of purchase Bas-Armagnac du Chateau de Lacquy, VSOP, 0.5 L
Armagnac has a clear light amber with soft greenish highlights.
Fresh, round, well-balanced flavor leaves an incredibly long and pleasant aftertaste.
In the fresh scent among delightful tones of white fruit notes of ripe pear prevail. Flowers give special charm tone colors and tantalizing nuances of spices.
Most often Armagnac use as a digestif in conjunction with a cigar and a cup of strong, freshly brewed organic coffee.
History of Chateau de Lucky built in 1711 on the orders of Baron de Lucky, has more than 3 centuries. All this time the estate, located in close proximity to the largest forested area in Europe, is owned by the same family. Ancient documents show that since the founding of Chateau, a farm engaged in manufacturing of cognac, which at the time was in great demand. After some time, the castle and its surroundings were reconstructed. At present, the structure has a north and south pavilions and old cellars, preserved at the site of the first buildings. Basements, lined with wood and stone, are thicker walls and narrow passages, which helps to maintain the optimum temperature (12-17 ° C) for aging alcohols. Officially sale Armagnac branded "Chateau de Lacquy" conducted since 1902. Modern economy, which is owned by Count Jean-Vianney de Boisseson, owns about 400 hectares of land, covered with pine forests. Only 20 hectares of land set aside for the vineyards where they grow, having different characteristics, varieties Ugni Blanc, Folle Blanche and Colombard Bako. Such diversity makes it possible to produce varieties with unique properties alcohols and, accordingly, Armagnac.