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Apothicaire de l'Armagnac Baco 50cl 1983

Armagnac AOC
Apothicaire de l'Armagnac Baco 50cl 1983
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Apothicaire is the 'Grand Cru' of Armagnacs, with amazing length and complexity after 37 years in barrel. It's a rare pure Baco cuvée, long aged in cask, then finished in Château La Clarière barrels. Hints of red berry mingle with the mellow notes.
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Spirits & Liqueur details
  • Not Applicable
  • Fine wine
  • FranceFrance
  • Deep burnished gold
  • Baco Blanc
  • 24.65 Units
  • 49.3% ABV
  • 500 ml
  • Vegetarian
  • 31 December 2050
Flavour profile
Tasting notes
Roasted caramel and toasted nuts, toffee apple, mellow, complex, long
Aroma
Creamy toffee apple, caramel, roasted nuts, spice
The spirits & liqueur
Bas-Armagnac in southwest France is the most westerly subregion of the appellation and, with its sandy loamy soils, produces nearly all its finest eaux de vie. Apothicaire is a rare cuvée of pure Baco – the grape that provides the structure and fruit finesse. After a single continuous distillation, the spirit was matured in barrels for a remarkable 37 years, forgotten probably and only sold by the small farmer producer, when he had a big bill to pay. A new tractor or a wedding, perhaps. That’s how it works in this forgotten corner of France. Aged finally for a few months in former La Clarière barrels, it's complex, mellow and long. Beautifully presented in 50cl bottles, Apothicaire is a spirit to savour quietly at the end of the day.
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"Sensational Armagnac! A powerful and wonderful expression. Smooth, fruity and floral"

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