Château de Laubade V.S.O.P. has a nice golden colour. It is rich with ripe fruits, plum, pastry, vanilla and citrus aromas. On the mouth, it is sweet, delicate and long. A finish of up to 8 minutes. Mainly Ugni Blanc and Folle Blanche, completed with the Colombard and the Baco. Aged from 6 to 12 years. To be savored as a digestive or as an aperitif. With a honey sweet curd cheese, wild strawberries and cane sugar, or paired with a light coffee.
The VSOP expression of Bas Armagnac from Château de Laubade, who age their eaux-de-vie exclusively in Gascony oak casks. The Lesgourgues family have been running Château de Laubade, since it was built in 1870.
HISTORY: Château de Laubade was built in 1870 in the heart of the noblest area of the appellation: the Bas Armagnac and is today the premier Armagnac property. Today, the third generation is actively involved in the quest of excellence of the property, composed of 260 acres of single vineyard, to make Château de Laubade an undisputed reference among the Armagnac category. The pursuit of excellence has allowed Château de Laubade to gain recognition and confidence from both the wines and spirits critics and from the most loyal clients in France and abroad.
Over the past 30 years, Château de Laubade has been regularly awarded with more than 120 medals in the most prestigious competitions: Concours Général Agricole in Paris, Grandes Eaux-de-Vie d’Armagnac d’Eauze (Gers, France), San Francisco World Spirits Competition, World Spirits Awards in Austria, International Wine & Spirit Competition in London, Ultimate Spirits Challenge in New York, etc…
Château de Laubade is poured across 5 continents, in the finest restaurants and the most exclusive hotels in the world. The selective distribution is a key driver to enhance the prestige of the house. Lately, the estate has received two of the most prestigious awards, as honorific proof of the ongoing efforts toward the highest quality.
Château de Laubade is the only Armagnac House awarded by the “World Class Distillery” in 2010, 2011 and 2012. Intemporel N°5 was awarded the world’s best Brandy, in San Francisco World Spirit Competition.