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1990 Chapoutier - Hermitage Monier de la Sizeranne Syrah - France - Northern Rhone - Hermitage - Red

France - Northern Rhone - Hermitage

Red Syrah
Producer Notes

This firm, founded in 1808, is the proprietor of 175 key acres of vines in five Rhone Valley appellations. Since the retirement of Max Chapoutier in 1989, his son Michel has revamped the winemaking process, and in doing so has elevated the stature of Chapoutier wines to rival some of the greatest in the region. The firm farms its vineyards biodynamically, and believes in the concept of... More »

Score
91
Drink Dates
Comm: 2010-2012 VF: 2001-2030
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Author Mark.Zinner
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 100%
Tasted On 01/13/2013
Drink Dates 2012

This wine was singing. In perfect "en pointe" it had a wonderful perfume, fabulous flavors and was just beautiful.

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Author Este
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Tasted On 12/26/2012

After a 2 hour decant, consumed over 6 hours. Medium bodied, garnet edge to edge and very closed at first then opening up to mushrooms, spice, hints of cedar and linseed, tobacco, smoke, raspberries and limestone. Fruit is still there, but may be falling out. Requires some coaxing. Soft tannins. Raspberries, currants, tart cherry, minerality, some olive. Fully mature and past its prime.

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Author Conrad K
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 99.372%
Tasted On 01/10/2011
Drink Dates 2000-2015

Licorice on the nose. Saddle leather, cassis and blackberry on the palate. Medium body with a nice finish. This is ageing beautifully but may not get any better than it is drinking now.

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Author cinnamon
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 97.989%
Tasted On 11/26/2009
Drink Dates 2009-2013

Notes consistent with previously. 6th bottle of 12 in a year now and i'm sure this is peaking or just past so drink now. Fades after 45 mins+ in caraff. The wine is absolutely lovely and so elegant.

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Author WineJunkie
Site / Blog   Trust Rating 99.13%
Tasted On 01/10/2009

Corked

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