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M. Chapoutier : Les Granits 2021

M. Chapoutier : Les Granits 2021

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M. Chapoutier : Les Granits 2021

The freshness and aromatic intensity of a Saint-Joseph white wine

The estate

Established since 1808 in Tain-L'Hermitage, M. Chapoutier is an elite reference among fine Rhone Valley wines today.

Winemaker and wine merchant, Michel Chapoutier has successfully brought this family-owned business to the very top. The wines by Maison Chapoutier are renowned by the finest connoisseurs from all around the world for their refinement and high quality. A man of many talents, Michel Chapoutier holds the world record for 100/100 scores awarded by the American critic, Robert Parker. Mathilde, Michel Chapoutier's daughter, has taken over the running of this iconic house, which has over 350 hectares of vineyards in the most prestigious appellations of the northern and southern Rhone Valley region.

The vineyard

Les Granits 2021 is a Saint-Joseph wine that stems from vines planted on very steep slopes composed mainly of granite, located to the south of Tournon.

The vintage

2021 is a vintage during which the shifting weather conditions between the northern and southern parts of the Rhone Valley revealed the nuances and richness of each of these fine terroirs. This vintage exudes an alluring finesse and its aromatic palette harmoniously blends complexity and elegance.

The blend

Marsanne (100%).

M. Chapoutier’s Les Granits 2021: Characteristics and tasting tips

The tasting

Nose

The nose opens up to fragrances of toasted sesame seeds and reveals notes of rhubarb and white truffle when aerated.

Palate

With a beautiful saline tension, the palate is seduced by this wine’s expression of yellow fruits, combined with subtle toasted notes.

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