“One has never really tried an Armagnac until trying those of Francis Darroze" - Robert Parker It was in 1974 that Francis Darroze started his business as a trader and producer of vintage Bas-Armagnacs. For this he relied on years of experience, tasting, and visits to the ageing cellars of Bas-Armagnac, the sub-region of Armagnac where the mo ... Read More »
Chateau de Gaube is located in the Perquie area of Landes in Bas-Armagnac. The Baco grape is dominant in this estate, giving complexity, stability and flavour to all their Armagnacs. This was distilled in 1996 and bottled in 2013 at 47 years of age.
A bottle of 1962 vintage Armagnac from grapes grown at Chateau de Gaube. The estate comprises 6.5 hectares and grows entirely Baco grapes. This was bottled by négociants Francis Darroze in 2013 after 51 years.