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French Brandy Tasting - Armagnac, Cognac & Calvados

French Brandy Tasting - Armagnac, Cognac & Calvados

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  • Fri 16 Mar ’12, 7:00pm – 8:30pm


The Whisky Shop, Manuka Street - ONLINE ONLY, Taupo



Ticket Information:

  • Adult: $39.00
  • Adult (Silver & Platinum member): $35.00


The Spirit Shop

The Spirit Shop hidden inside The Whisky Shop invites you to indulge in the best brandies that France has to offer & gain a fascinating insight into brandy, what it is how it is made and what makes Armagnac different from Cognac.

Presented by Will Brunel-Morvan.

On Arrival:
Enjoy a chilled glass of Boutinet Pineau des Charentes

The brandies:
Chateau du Breuil Calvados VSOP
Gontier Calvados 2005
Pasquet Cognac «Tradition Familiale »
Delord Armagnac VSOP
Delord Armagnac 1998

Accompanied by some fab vineyard-style food

Calvados is apple brandy from the Normandy Region of France

Armagnac is the oldest wine eau-de-vie (French brandy), produced in the South West of the France, in the heart of Gascogny.

Cognac is brandy from the Cognac region of France, which extends along the banks of the Charente, the wide, beautiful river described by Henri IV as “the loveliest stream in my kingdom”.

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