M. CHAPOUTIER Cote-Rotie "La Mordoree" 2003

Wine Region: Rhone-Valley - France

Grape: Syrah

Tasting notes: Appearance: a deep red.
Nose: raspberry, a hint of violet, predominant of spices, a touch of black olive and "tapenade", rosemary.
Palate: 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."