Brandy

Review #1136 – Le Freche 29yr L’Encantada 1989 Lincoln Road + Bluegrass BB&T Selection, “Yak at Sea” Cask #08

Review #1136 | Brandy Review #40 – Le Freche 29yy LEncantada 1989 “Yak at Sea” Lincoln Road + Bluegrass BB&T Selection The Schtick: This is an independent bottling of spirit produced in the Le Freche region of Armagnac region of France and bottled for Lincoln Road in MI as a selection partially for Bluegrass BBT. It …

Review #1112 – Comandon 39yr Single Cask Cognac, La Maison du Whisky “Through The Grapevine” 1977

Review #1112 | Brandy Review #39 – Comandon 39yr Single Cask La Maison du Whisky Through The Grapevine 1977 The Schtick: “From the Borderies region in the north-west Cognac appellation, this 1977 vintage has stood the test of time tremendously well and is still impressively bright and fresh. Its delicate and complex aromatic palette – floral, …

Review #1093 – Lost Spirit’s Carousel Brandy

​Review #1093 | Brandy Review #36 – Lost Spirits Carousel Brandy The Schtick: This is another interesting product from the hellish catacombs known as Lost Spirits in California. That said, information beyond that is super scarce, so I’m more or less flying blind here. Let’s dive in. Distiller: Lost Spirits Bottler: Lost Spirits ABV: 45% ABV Age: NAS Nose: Acrid plastic. …

Review #1087 – Chateau du Tariquet 15yr Cask Strength Armagnac

​Review #1087 | Brandy Review #35 – Chateau du Tariquet 15yr Cask Strength Armagnac The Schtick: This is a release of 15yr Tariquet spirit bottled at cask strength. It is bottled without coloring or filtering. Distiller: Chateau du Tariquet  Bottler: Chateau du Tariquet ABV: 47.2% ABV Age: 15 Years Nose: Sweet, toffee. Loads of Dole fruit syrup. Sweet stewed fruits, honey …

Review #1062 – Chateau du Tariquet 12yr Cask Strength Armagnac

​Review #1062 | Brandy Review #33 – Chateau du Tariquet 12yr The Schtick: This is a cask strength release from Chateau du Tariquet, who produces Armagnac. This was produced using 100% Folle Blanche grapes and bottled after aging 12 years in French Oak casks. Distiller: Chateau du Tariquet Bottler: Chateau du Tariquet ABV: 48.2% ABV Age: 12 Years Nose: Pears, peach …