M. Chapoutier Hermitage "Chante-Alouette" Blanc

M. Chapoutier Hermitage "Chante-Alouette" Blanc 2014

Brilliant golden green with a complex, subtle aroma of walnut, honey, ginger, quince and a hint of lime blossom. The powerful body has notes of almond and acacia and leads to a lengthy finish.

Style:
Complex, Bold, Full-bodied
Flavor:
Quince, Walnut, Honey, Ginger, Acacia, Almond
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Hermitage
Grapes
Marsanne
Alcohol Percentage
14.00%
Fermentation
Hand harvesting at maturity. After pressuring, the must is cold racked for 48 hours. One third of the wine is vinified in new casks, the rest in stainless steel vats. The temperature of fermentation is regulated to develop the aromatic complexity of the wines.
Aging
Matured 10 to 12 months after malolactic fermentation occurs.