Domaine d'Espérance Bas-Armagnac 5 Year
Domaine d'Espérance // Bas-Armagnac, France
Established in 1990, Domaine d'Espérance is located in the Bas-Armagnac area. This bottling is produced from the baco 22A grape, though the estate grows other varietals. It is aged initially in new Gascon oak for one year and then transferred to used Gascon oak for the remainder of the aging process. The youngest spirit in this bottling is 5 years. This is made with no additives-- no sugar, no boisé, and no caramel.
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 Typenew and used Gascon oak