A white, unaged Armagnac from PM Spirits and Domaine d’Esperance, the fruit simply explodes on the palate. The nose is all grape and raisin, without a hint that it’s over 102 proof. Grapes and raisins fill the palate, fruity and sweet, with white pepper and the lightest touch of cardamom.

Fresh and fruity, with a grown-up bite, this is Highly recommended. 90 points. DBH

WHO: Domaine d’Esperance
WHAT: Baco Blanc, Folle Blanche
ALCOHOL: 50.6%
HOW MUCH: $52 (media sample)

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