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M. Chapoutier Hermitage Monier de la Sizeranne 2009

Bottle Size: 750ml Item #: 1783847
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M. Chapoutier Hermitage Monier de la Sizeranne 2009 750ml

M. Chapoutier Hermitage Monier de la Sizeranne

Deep garnet red, with purplish lights.Red fruit (rapberry, blackcurrant), with a hint of liquorice.Good attack, round and elegant wine with concentrated and gentle tannins.The final is on blackcurrant, raspberry and spicy (pepper) aromas when it is young.

Color: Deep garnet red with purple hues.
Nose: Aroma of red fruit, raspberry, black currant and spice
Palate: Round, elegant flavors with concentrated tannins and a long finish. Serve with roast beef, lamb and other hearty meat dishes. Suitable for the finest meat entrees.

Hermitage wines possess a rich historical past. They were appreciated as early on as Roman times when they were enjoyed (as well as Côte Rotie wines) under the name of " Vienne wines "and were later to be called " Saint Christopher's hillside wines " because of a chapel there bearing the saint's name. They were also to be known of as " Tournon wines ". The name of Hermitage probably first appeared in the XVIIth Century in memory of Henry Gaspard, a knight from Stérimberg : who having come back from the Crusades (in the XIIIth Century) and tired of waging war, lived as a hermite on a hillside which had been given to him by Anne of Castille,Queen of Spain. There he planted a vineyard. Alexander Dumas as well as the Tsar Nicholas II are among the many connoisseurs of this particularly highly estimated wine.

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M. Chapoutier M. Chapoutier Hermitage Monier de la Sizeranne 2009
BOTTLE SIZE: 750ml
Deep garnet red, with purplish lights.Red fruit (rapberry, blackcurrant), with a hint of liquorice.Good attack, round and elegant wine with concentrated and gentle tannins.The final is on blackcurrant, raspberry and spicy (pepper) aromas when it is young.
 

Notes on the M. Chapoutier Hermitage Monier de la Sizeranne 750ML 2009

Tasting Notes Color: Deep garnet red with purple hues.
Nose: Aroma of red fruit, raspberry, black currant and spice
Palate: Round, elegant flavors with concentrated tannins and a long finish. Serve with roast beef, lamb and other hearty meat dishes. Suitable for the finest meat entrees.

Additional Notes Hermitage wines possess a rich historical past. They were appreciated as early on as Roman times when they were enjoyed (as well as Côte Rotie wines) under the name of " Vienne wines "and were later to be called " Saint Christopher's hillside wines " because of a chapel there bearing the saint's name. They were also to be known of as " Tournon wines ". The name of Hermitage probably first appeared in the XVIIth Century in memory of Henry Gaspard, a knight from Stérimberg : who having come back from the Crusades (in the XIIIth Century) and tired of waging war, lived as a hermite on a hillside which had been given to him by Anne of Castille,Queen of Spain. There he planted a vineyard. Alexander Dumas as well as the Tsar Nicholas II are among the many connoisseurs of this particularly highly estimated wine.