Domaine de Poutéou
Producer : Tarbes
Appellation : Bas Armagnac
Soil type : Tawny sands
Surface : 45 hectares
Grape varieties :40% baco, 20% ugni blanc, 20% folle blanche, 20% colombard
Age of the vines :5 to 50 ans for baco, 15 to 20 ans for the others.
Type of distillation : Continuous at 53% Alc.
Distiller : himself
Pieces : Made using
oak from local forests
The Tarbes form a large, well known family in the village of Lannemaignan. Winegrowers for several generations, three Tarbes brothers currently run this large estate. The armagnacs they produce are like them – intense, complex, rugged yet gentle…..