Dartigalongue was established in 1838 and is run today by the fifth generation of the family. It stands as the oldest and most respected house in Bas-Armagnac. Their Brandies are distilled exclusively from grapes produced in this area. As with Grande Champagne in Cognac, Bas- Armagnac produces the finest Armagnac.
The spirits are aged to perfection in oak casks and are only bottled or blended just prior to shipping.
From the moment it leaves the still the colourless, crystal-clear eau de vie is stored in seasoned 400 litre oak casks called “pièces”.
Dark mahogany bronze colour.
On the nose, incense, candied fruits and a hint of smoky wood
The palate is very pure and straight, superb length, finish on the rancio.