From the cellars of Raj Peter Bhakta, founder of WhistlePig Whiskey and now Bhakta Brandy, comes this vintage 1973 Armagnac.
"Rich layers of spiced fruit aromas reveal themselves in waves; cinnamon baked plums, caramelized apple tart, and floral undertones. Concentrated flavors of mixed baking spices, peach skin, fresh tobacco, and brown sugar are luscious and ever evolving through the suede texture. A pleasure to sip." 99 Points, 2023 Ultimate Spirits Challenge
"The last American soldier leaves Vietnam—and the US halts its bombing of Cambodia, formally ending 12 years of combat in Southeast Asia. Reelected, Nixon assumes his second term as president, while former President LBJ dies. The World Trade Center officially opens; so too does Chicago’s Sears Tower, now the world’s tallest building. CBS sells the New York Yankees to a group led by George Steinbrenner. Pioneer 10 sends back the first close-up images of Jupiter. In Roe v. Wade, the US Supreme Court overturns state bans on abortion. Meanwhile, televised hearings begin in the Watergate scandal. Vice President Spiro Agnew resigns, replaced by Gerald Ford. An Elvis Presley concert in Hawaii is the first telecast by an entertainer with higher ratings than the Apollo moon landings. Monica Lewinsky is born, and so are Google founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page."