Hermitage La Petite Chapelle Paul Jaboulet Aîné 2012 - Lot of 3 Bottles
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Hermitage La Petite Chapelle Paul Jaboulet Aîné 2012

     
  • Spices
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  • Gastronomic wine
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  • Wine for ageing
  • Color:Red
  • Organic
  • 14% 
  • 2.25L
  • Intensity
  • Full-bodied

La Petite Chapelle transmet la même magie que son aînée, à partir de vignes plus jeunes et d'un élevage plus bref. Sa puissance aromatique est exceptionnelle. More info

  • Quantity: 3 Bottles
  • Level: 3 into-neck
  • Label: 2 good appearance, 1 very slightly marked label
  • Country/Region: Rhône
  • Appellation/Wine: Hermitage
  • Producer/Owner: Paul Jaboulet Aîné
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Hermitage La Petite Chapelle Paul Jaboulet Aîné serve at a temperature of 16°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Gigot d'agneau sauce à la menthe, Brandade de morue, Bleu d'Auvergne.

Peak: Drink until 2035

  • Vintage score: 15/20
  • Lot presentation
    Hermitage La Petite Chapelle Paul Jaboulet Aîné

    Cuvée presentation

    La Petite Chapelle is a blend of different, separately-vinified parcels from the hill of Hermitage. This cuvée is matured in oak barrels (with 20% new wood) for 12 months, which is a little shorter than La Chapelle; it is also produced from younger vines than its elder sibling, with higher yields. This wine has aromas of sweet spices, ripe fruit and peony notes. The powerful palate offers vegetal, milky notes.

    Information about domain Paul Jaboulet Aîné

    Antoine Jaboulet set up his winemaking business Tain-l'Hermitage in 1834. He was succeeded by his sons, Paul and Henri who in turn passed the baton to Paul’s son Louis. Next came Louis’s son Gérard and then, in 1997, Gérard’s cousin, Michel Jaboulet. He ran the domain until 2006 when it was bought by the Frey Group which also owns vineyards in Champagne and Bordeaux (Château la Lagune). Today, oenologist Caroline Frey runs the property which has worked steadily to achieve an excellent standard. In 2013, Maison Jaboulet officially converted its vineyards to organic and in 2015 it received “High Environmental Value” certification. Beyond these accreditations though, the domain’s goal of bringing out the best in each majestic Rhône terroir remains unchanged. It achieves this goal by preserving the quality of the fruit, through meticulous vinification, and an attentive élevage.

    Detailed characteristics

    • Quantity: 3 Bottles
    • Level: 3 into-neck
    • Label: 2 good appearance, 1 very slightly marked label
    • Origin: Trade
    • Type of cellar: Classic underground cellar
    • Recoverable VAT: Yes
    • Original Wooden Case: No
    • French customs seal: yes
    • Alcohol percentage: 14 %
    • Country/Region: Rhône
    • Appellation/Wine: Hermitage
    • Producer/Owner: Paul Jaboulet Aîné
    • Vintage: 2012
    • Color: Red
    • Peak: Drink until 2035
    • Service temperature: 16°
    • Viticulture: Organic 
    • Size (in ha): 25
    • Intensity: Full-bodied
    • Dominant aroma: Spices
    • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
    • Grape variety: 100% Syrah

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    Hermitage La Petite Chapelle Paul Jaboulet Aîné 2012

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