Chapoutier   Ermitage le Meal Blanc

2009 Ermitage le Meal Blanc

By Chapoutier

2009 Ermitage le Meal Blanc from Chapoutier, Rhone

Evocative of the nuanced craftsmanship of the Chapoutier estate, the 2009 Ermitage le Meal Blanc emerges as a product of both artistry and harmony. Combining these with the sun-drenched 2009 vintage, which was marked by a growing season of balanced precipitation and measured heat, the outcome is undoubtedly unique.

 

A Sun-Lit Symphony in Wine Investment

In an enigmatic blend of finesse and vibrancy, 2009 Ermitage le Meal Blanc echoes the rarity and speakeasy elegance that sets wine investing into motion. Unfurling a radiant golden hue, this nectar manages to portray elements of precision and allure, characteristic of the famed Chapoutier savoir-faire.

The bountiful climatic blessings bestowed on 2009's growing season in Rhone have carved an irresistible allure into every bottle. Revealing a nose infused with floral whispers along with prevalent honeyed fruits, this tapestry of bold palette comes punctuated with a discernible minerality.

 

A Summer's Sonnet Etched onto Wine

2009 in Rhone offered an enviable equilibrium between sunburnt days and mellow nights, laying down the canvas for this unique vintage. The heat of summer was softened gently by occasional showers, yielding a measured degree of vine stress that nudged the grapes towards perfect ripeness:

This vintage responded harmoniously to this delicate equilibrium creating wines that boasted not just balance but vivacity. Inside each glass lies trapped sunshine and shadow. Bonafide mango and sunripened apricot notes vie for attention against a backdrop of flinty resonances--a dexterous dance on your palate that culminates in a lingering finish.

The 2009 Ermitage le Meal Blanc from Chapoutier stands not just as an endorsement of an exceptional vintage, but also as a testament to an impeccable lineage of winemaking prowess. For the discerning wine investor, this fine wine highlights the dual promise of an investment garnished with sensory pleasure.

Market price (GBP)

£1,660.00

12x75cl

Highest score

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POP score

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