M. CHAPOUTIER Condrieu "Coteau de Chery" 2016

Wine Region: Rhone Valley - France

: Viognier

Tasting notes: The colour is a pale yellow colour with green tints, limpid. The wine has floral (acacia, honeysuckle, linden tree), fruit (plum, pear), and light smoky notes. On the palate, the attack is fresh and well-balanced, with mineral and salty notes with an aromatic and quiet tight final.

About the winery:
Michel is a seventh-generation Chapoutier winemaker at Tain-L'Hermitage, having acquired the family estate in 1990. Michel earned a reputation for producing wines that are highly representative of where they are grown, true "snapshots of the terroir".

Expert Ratings:
The Wine Advocate: 95/100