Chapoutier   Ermitage le Pavillon

2009 Ermitage le Pavillon

By Chapoutier

2009 Ermitage le Pavillon by Chapoutier, Rhone

The 2009 unveiling of the world-renowned Ermitage le Pavillon from Chapoutier sealed its reputation as a gem in the portfolio of the Rhone Valley. This voluptuous red hailing from one of the oldest estates in the region carries an historical gravitas that is intriguing to investors versed in the subtle art of wine investment.

 

A vintage blessed by nature

The 2009 growing season was nothing short of a miracle for Rhone - a perfect balance of sun-dappled days and cool nights created the ideal conditions for an extraordinary ripening season. It gave birth to expressive, profound wines like the 2009 Ermitage le Pavillon. Reflecting this weather bliss, the Pavillon showcases an underlying vibrancy that sets it apart from previous vintages.

 

Harnessing the spirit of Syrah

Drawing upon historic terroirs to harness the character of Syrah at its most pure and powerful, this vintage exhibits opulent blackberry and cherry fruit. The staunch backbone of minerals reverberates from sip to savour, counteracting with its riotous fruit concentration to make it an archetype of Nieusssan terroir-driven complexity. The notes of licorice, bittersweet chocolate, and black truffle deepen further into an exotic plunge as it opens up in the glass, ensuring a lingering finish.

 

Taste and longevity, a sound investment

The 2009 Ermitage le Pavillon from Chapoutier is vastly recognized not only for its captivating palate but also for its remarkable ageing potential. This, coupeld with its unmatched expression of Syrah, put forths before the wine investor a credible opportunity that leverages both on the gastronomic allure and financial prospect.

The 2009 Ermitage le Pavillon ensnares the heart with sensory richness, while reassuring the keen investor's mind with its candor and integrity of vintage attributes. A beacon from Rhone's stellared vintage, this offering from Chapoutier standouts as a testament to the region's wine-making ingenuity, craftsmanship and, indeed, its illustrious reputation that cements Rhone as a reputable origin for the discerning enthusiasts.

Each sip of this fine vintage elevates one's appreciation, while each financial consideration only boosts its established eminence in the realm of appreciating value in fine wine investment. It is through these two angles that the 2009 Ermitage le Pavillon continues to shine, leaving eonophiles and savvy investors alike in utmost fascination.

Market price (GBP)

£3,560.00

12x75cl

Highest score

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POP score

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