Lecompte - 12 Year OldApple And Spices
Lecompte 12 year old is a superior, elegant and complex calvados from one of the most authentic and prestigious Calvados houses.
After a long maturing period in small barrels, the Cellar Master guides this Calvados Pays d’Auge to full maturity with a final phase spent in oak vats, ensuring that the aromas are rich and perfectly rounded.
The subtle bouquet includes prominent honey notes, underpinned by a gentle woodiness and delicate, delicious apple tart flavours. This is a Calvados of superior elegance and texture, with concentrated apple flavours which truly are as smooth as velvet.
The word from the Cellar Master: ‘One of our most refined Calvados, and one of the best-loved.’
Nose – cooked apples, prominent honey notes, underpinned by a gentle woodiness Pallet - wet apple compote, nutmeg and a long finish of cardamon