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Calvados Roger Groult Pays D'Auge Réserve Ancestrale 40% 700ml

Calvados Roger Groult Pays D'Auge Réserve Ancestrale 40% 700ml
Alcoholic Strength: 40%
Content: 700ml
Appellation: AOC Pays D'Auge
Area of Origin: Calvados France
Vintage: 19th/20th Century Blend
Variety: 100% Apples
$ 660.00

Availability: In Stock Usually ships within 1 to 3 days

Origin: Appellation Calvados Pays d’Auge Contrôlée.
All the Calvados in our blend “Réserve Ancestrale“ have been produced following the strict criteria of the label "Calvados Pays d'Auge".

 

Apple Varieties:  Cider apples from Pays d’Auge.
Our apple trees yield about twenty varieties of cider apples : sweet, bitter-sweet, bitter and acidulous. Examples of varieties : Bisquet, Binet Rouge, Noel des Champs, Egyptia, etc. Apples we buy are strictly selected so as to press only high quality fruits.

 

Soil: Pays d’Auge area.
Hilly and green area located in Normandy, Pays d'Auge has a soil mainly composed of flint clay covered with silt.

 

Distillation: Double.
Our Calvados are still distilled over a wood fire in three little pot stills to maintain traditional and artisanal methods of production.

 

Ageing: Oak barrels.
"Réserve Ancestrale" blend matures in little and very old oak barrels of 110 litres, stored in an attic above the cellar built by Pierre Groult (1830-1918).

 

Age: Unknown.
"Réserve Ancestrale" is an exceptional blend of our oldest Calvados. It is impossible to evaluate its age. It has been elaborated by several generations of Cellar Masters.

 

Colour: Brilliant with copper reflections.


Flavour: Spicy notes.


Taste: Soft in the mouth with an intense lingering aromatic persistence.

 

How to drink :
it Perfect as a digestive, just plain and at room temperature. “Réserve Ancestrale” will be the preferred  partner  of those who appreciate cigars and wood-flavoured spirits.