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Origin of Armagnac
Example sentences from the Web for armagnac
But unlike Cognac, regulations in Armagnac permit producers to declare and age a so-called vintage-dated Armagnac.
Armagnac, that underappreciated and fiery Gascon brandy, has a long history.
In selecting an Armagnac, here are some useful tips about how to read the label, so that you know what you are buying.
And like Cognac once again, Armagnac requires ageing in oak barrels, but not just any oak barrel.
Armagnac appealed to the parliament of Paris against the hearth-tax.The History of England|T.F. Tout
In these straits he sought a reconciliation with the dauphin and his Armagnac counsellors at Melun, on 11th July 1419.The Story of Paris|Thomas Okey
“News from the Armagnac wench,” shouted a soldier as he ran forward to pick up the missive.Joan of Arc|Lucy Foster Madison
The odds are ten, twenty, a thousand to one that Armagnac has got it.Checkmate|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
The English received the arrow, untied the letter, and having read it they cried: "This a message from the Armagnac strumpet."The Life of Joan of Arc, Vol. 1 and 2 (of 2)|Anatole France