Chapoutier   Ermitage le Meal Blanc

2001 Ermitage le Meal Blanc

By Chapoutier

2001 Ermitage le Meal Blanc from Chapoutier, Rhone

Structured with finesse and marked by the climatic integrity of 2001 vintage, the renowned 2001 Ermitage le Meal Blanc from Chapoutier courses with excitement, indeliby crafting a transcendent wine drinking experience. The 2001 vintage, guided by chastely regulated climatic conditions celebrates an assertive vitality characterized by a temperate summer and quintessential autumn. Embodying this initial terroir-positive propensity, Chapoutier has weaved an enduring tale of fineness and distinction.

 

Meandering the Rhone: A dive into the meal Blanc

The Rhone Valley's accounted prowess is flawlessly reflected in the 2001 Ermitage le Meal Blanc from Chapoutier, exploiting this vintage's cathartic elements poignantly. Infused with vigour transmitted by Marsanne grapes, it treasures a sensory profile that propells its resonance in the investment scene. Reminiscent of acacia blossom, honeyed pears, and both citrus and roasted almond undertones, it teleports burgeoning connoisseurs to serene vineyards intertwined with the mystique of nature.

 

The generous vintage: The 2001 Ermitage le Meal Blanc

Informative yet charming was the year 2001 for Rhone, particularly championing the Ermitage le Meal Blanc from Chapoutier. Optimally spaced rains gracing this year resulted in fleshy and vivacious Marsanne grapes - a gift to traditionally discerning palates. Emanating a distinctive minerality blended with an illustrative variety of fruits, brilliantly accentuates our audacious vintage's flair.

The composer of this narrative is no other than Michel Chapoutier; his philosophy harmonising with the vintage’s sequence to construct a wine that transcends terroir lines.

 

Concluding taste: The lasting impression

Savoured sip to sip, the 2001 Ermitage le Meal Blanc unfolds leisurely revealing multifaceted depths, evocative of Chapoutier's unwavering commitment to articulate the narrative of each vintage. As our round-robin of aromas, flavours, and nuances settle, each sip reiterates why the 2001 rendition is viewed as one of the most captivating expressions of Ermitage - an orchestra playing an inviting tune for discerning investors.

A paramount example of Rhone’s timeless proficiency, this wine from Chapoutier will continue to reward those who recognize the value entwined within its rich tapestry of gastronomic complexity.

Market price (GBP)

£1,420.00

12x75cl

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