Armagnac Domaine d'Esperance, "Blanche d'Esperance", 0.7 L
Armagnac is absolutely transparent color.
Lively, soft, elegant and very complex taste Armagnac demonstrates the nuances of roasted almonds, white violets, cherries, pears, raspberries and tobacco.
Very delicate aroma of the beverage revealed nuances of white violets, gentian root, tobacco, pears and cherries, complemented barely noticeable dairy undertones.
Armagnac is suitable as an aperitif, if it add a little ice. Combined with smoked salmon and cream with fruit. Perfectly complement the fruit cocktail. At room temperature, combined with a French or Dominican cigars.
"Blanche d'Esperance" - a very interesting Armagnac completely transparent color, created on the basis of the varieties of grape spirits Bako and Folle Blanche. From other companies Armagnac "Domaine d'Esperance" it features a significant feature - after distillation it is not aged in wooden barrels. "Blanche d'Esperance" received a silver medal at the "Salon de l'agriculture" in February 2009 in Paris. It has long been Armagnac known as the oldest in France, strong drink, made from the grape spirits. The first documented mention of it relates to 1411. Drink even credited with medicinal properties, which skillfully used the local healers, appoint a small dose of Armagnac as medicine. The birthplace of the drink - the legendary, sung by Alexander Dumas, a historical region of France - Gascony.
The owner of the estate Domaine d'Esperance - Earl Jean-Louis de Montesquieu - is a direct descendant of the Duke de Montesquiou d'Artagnan, who was marshal of King Louis XIV, who became the prototype of the musketeer D'Artagnan. Chateau d'Esperance has 40 hectares of vineyards located in the heart of the Bas-Armagnac. Winemaking craft runs spouse Comte de Montesquiou - Claire de Montesquiou d'Artagnan. It was she who decides how long will ripen alcohols in new barrels until they are returned to the old. In short, all the important decisions remain with her. And she copes with this task brilliantly, because no wonder her drinks were chosen by Air France as a drink for passengers Class I!
In 2012, wine and Armagnac from Domaine d'Esperance are popular in France and far beyond its borders.