M. ​Chapoutier

M. Chapoutier Cote-Rotie "Les Bescasses" Rouge 2013
MOP622.00
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VINTAGE 2013

Grape variety

Syrah

Soil

The soil is composed of chlorite and ferruginous mica-schist blending in loess depressions. The soil is also made up of schist on the South and Southeast slopes, allowing the Syrah to express itself with tremendous power and great elegance with its lovely floral notes.

Harvest

The grapes are entirely hand-harvested at maturity.

Winemaking

After destemming, the grapes go into concrete tanks. Daily punching (pigeage) ensures a good extraction of colour and tannins. The temperature does not exceed 33°C. Fermentation lasts between 3 and 4 weeks depending on the vintage.

For fermentation, we decided to use indigenous yeasts to allow our terroirs to begin expressing themselves from this key stage in the winemaking process.

Maturing

Ageing lasts 14-16 months. 80% of the wine is aged in oak barrels with a majority of new wood. The remaining 20% are aged in stainless steel vats which allows us to preserve the purity of the fruit and the floral notes, which are a distinctive feature of great Côte-Rôtie wines.

Alcohol degree

13%

Region Rhone, France
Grape Syrah
Vintage 2013
Bottle Size 750ml
Colour Red – Bold and Structured  
Alcohol Content 13%
Quantity

  • No delivery charge will apply for self pick-up.   Whereas, you may enjoy our free delivery service when your order satisfies our minimum purchase amount at MOP500. For purchase amount below MOP500, a delivery charge of MOP50.00 shall apply.  Delivery on next working day. No delivery charge will apply for self pick-up. Whereas, you may enjoy our free delivery service when your order satisfies our minimum purchase amount at MOP500. For purchase amount below MOP500, a delivery charge of MOP50.00 shall apply. Delivery on next working day.

Maison M. Chapoutier, is a winery and negociant business situated in the Rhone region in France. Chapoutier produces wine from appellations across the Rhone region, but it is typically their top Hermitage wines, both red and white, that receive the most attention and accolades. Chapoutier's wine labels are distinctive because of their inclusion of Braille writing on all labels since 1996. Chapoutier was the first wine producer to introduce braille on its labels, starting in 1994 with the Monier de la Sizeranne Hermitage wine. By 1996 this was expanded to include all wines bottled and sold by the Chapoutier winery.

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