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 and fig. Rich cream.
Taste: Medium mouth feel. No real heat. Sweet syrupy fruits again, but blends well with notes like tobacco, clove and honey. Toffee, sweet fig and peach.
Finish: Medium in length, almost growing savory. More peach, tobacco, and pepper here. Musty and complex.
Overall: A really nice dram. On my next FineDrams order, I will definitely be picking up a bottle.
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Other Chateau du Tariquet Expressions I Have Reviewed:
- Review #1087 – Chateau du Tariquet 15yr Cask Strength Armagnac
- Review #1062 – Chateau du Tariquet 12yr Cask Strength Armagnac