M. CHAPOUTIER Cote-Rotie "La Mordoree" 1995 - Magnum 1.5L

Wine Region: Rhone Valley - France

: Syrah

Tasting notes: The colour is deep red. The wine has notes of raspberry, a hint of violet, predominant of spices, a touch of black olive and "tapenade", rosemary. The palate is ample, elegant, very well-structured and balanced.

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 Rating:
Wine Advocate: 95/100