M. Chapoutier Ermitage "L'Ermite" Rouge

M. Chapoutier Ermitage "L'Ermite" Rouge 2014

Deep garnet, almost black in color, this wine has a rich aroma of black fruit and pepper with inky notes. Powerful tannins are layered with a full-bodied texture and smoky flavors on the mellow finish.

Style:
Full-bodied, Mellow
Flavor:
Black Cherry, Blackberry, Pepper, Smoke
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Hermitage
Grapes
Syrah
Alcohol Percentage
14.00%
Fermentation
Hand harvested at maturity. The harvest, 100% destemmed, is vinified in a small, concrete vat. Maceration is long and lasts for 5-6 weeks.
Aging
Free run juice is transferred immediatly into new or one year old barrels to be matured for 18 to 20 months.