Discover France’s oldest eau-de-vie Chabot brings the Art of Armagnac to Orlando

Visitors to the Summit of the Americas are invited to discover Chabot Armagnac – perhaps the most compelling and intriguing of spirits – as the brand exhibits for the first time in Orlando. Showcasing its core collection on the ALPHA Duty Free (booth no. 400), Chabot is out to put this unique and varied spirit firmly on the travel retail map, unlocking its mysteries worldwide. Chabot is well placed to take on this mission. Tracing its history back to 1828, this family owned and run business has built an international reputation for Armagnacs of superlative quality and distinctive taste. The best selling Armagnac brand in the world, heritage, tradition and passion remain intrinsic to Chabot’s philosophy – a commitment that is now seen in its determination to introduce these rich and complex brandies to travellers internationally. Chabot’s aim in Orlando is to share the depth of its portfolio with buyers, bringing to life the multiple layers of rich flavours that make up its varied collection. Each Chabot Armagnac has its own personality, ranging from light and floral to big, bold and robust, with rich and complex flavours just waiting to be discovered. Perfect for gifting or self-indulgence, Chabot offers Armagnacs to suit all palates and pockets from millennials discovering the spirit for the first time to established connoisseurs. These include: Chabot VSOP Gold – a young Armagnac with rich aromas of white plum and smoky wood and a full and rounded taste Chabot Napoleon – imbued with the bold, revolutionary spirit of the military commander, this variety blends France’s most esteemed Armagnacs for a powerful result. Balanced with a lengthy finish, enjoy a nose of plums and oak. Chabot XO Superior – Shimmering in a crystal cut glass bottle, this brandy is a unique blend of Armagnacs aged up to 30 years. With a nose of almond and plum XO Superior is full in the mouth with a powerful finish and spicy, long lasting aroma. Chabot Extra - Sensual vanilla and tobacco aromas exude from this contemporary styled Armagnac presented in a bottle resembling an eau de partum. With exceptional Armagnacs of at least 15 years, Extra is pure perfection. “Armagnac is all about experience and passion and that is something we are keen for buyers to share with us in Orlando,” says Chabot Armagnac President and Owner Kathleen Gentzbourger. “We see the Americas Duty Free market as a huge opportunity for Chabot Armagnac and are confident that by bringing the Art of Armagnac to Orlando, buyers will understand the potential for themselves when they discover the beauty inside. “While we are currently present in Los Angeles and San Francisco airports we have the ambition to grow in other locations this year – and are developing new and exciting partnerships in border stores and on-board cruise ships which offer the opportunity to share the story behind Chabot with international travellers.”

March 8, 2019

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