Dartigalongue Hors d'Âge Armagnac
Dartigalongue // Bas-Armagnac , France
Maison Dartigalongue uses three varietals in its armagnacs: Baco 22A, folle blanche, and ugni blanc. Their Hors d'Âge blended armagnac is aged for a minimum of 10 years in mostly Gascon oak with the house using about 30% new oak to its cellars. Speaking of cellars, they use both dry and humid cellars in their armagnac production.
ArmagnacBrandy distilled in a delimited region within France from specified grapes . Typically, only single-distilled, but not required. Aged in oak. Minimum aging: if VS-1 year (2 years, if exported), VSOP-5 years, XO-10 years (as of April 2018. Previously 6 years), Hors d’Age-10 years.
Cask Typemostly Gascon oak