Côte-Rôtie La Mordorée Chapoutier (no reserve) 1995

  • Spices
  • Gastronomic wine
  • Wine for ageing
  • Color:Red
  • Biodynamics
  • 13% 
  • 0.75L
  • Intensity
  • Classic

Cette légendaire sélection parcellaire de la maison Chapoutier, est véritablement taillée pour la garde et pour de grandes occasions. L'accord avec une bécasse rôtie est infaillible. More info

  • Quantity: 1 Bottle
  • Level: 1 into-neck
  • Label: 1 torn label, 1 damaged label
  • Country/Region: Rhône
  • Appellation/Wine: Côte-Rôtie
  • Producer/Owner: Chapoutier
  • More information....

Côte-Rôtie La Mordorée Chapoutier serve at a temperature of 16°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Bécasse rôtie, Lièvre à la royale, Magrets de canard aux mangues.

Peak: Drink until 2020

  • Vintage score: 18/20
  • What the experts say...

    Ce vin superbe partage une robe pourpre-noir intense et soutenu et de somptueux arômes de fumé, de cassis, de café et de chocolat mêlés de notes d'olive.(7/97) Robert Parker

    Lot presentation
    Côte-Rôtie La Mordorée Chapoutier

    Cuvée presentation

    Mordorée de Chapoutier is a wine from a shaly soil (acidic or limestone); the plot that produces this exceptional cuvée is located at the edge of the Côte Blonde and includes old Syrah vines which are about 60 years old. It is harvested in concrete vats and only free run wine is used. It is then aged in 225 litre casks for 14 to 18 months, without fining or filtration. With its deep red hue, the aromas of spices and liquorice dominate, with notes of candied blackcurrant and subtle notes of tapenade. On the palate, it is flavoursome and elegant with good balance and silky tannins. Its ageing potential is very good, over 20 years old.

    Information about domain Chapoutier

    Maison Chapoutier is without doubt one of the most prestigious names in the Rhône producing some of the finest Hermitage. The domain converted its 350 hectares of vines to biodynamic viticulture, making it the largest vineyard to adopt this method of cultivation. It has held certification since 1999. The Chapoutier savoir faire has spread to other vineyards in other winemaking regions: Provence, Beaujolais, Roussillon, Champagne, Alsace, Portugal but also Australia. In 1879, Polydor Chapoutier bought a few hectares of vines and started a negociant business. Seven generations have succeeded him, and Michel Chapoutier is currently at the helm. Since 1996, all the labels have been transcribed in braille. Chapoutier is often one of the last to harvest to ensure that grapes reach optimal maturity.

    Detailed characteristics

    • Quantity: 1 Bottle
    • Level: 1 into-neck
    • Label: 1 torn label, 1 damaged label
    • Origin: Private individual
    • Type of cellar: Space in a wine storage facility
    • Recoverable VAT: No
    • Original Wooden Case / Original Case: No
    • French customs seal: yes
    • Alcohol percentage: 13 %
    • Country/Region: Rhône
    • Appellation/Wine: Côte-Rôtie
    • Producer/Owner: Chapoutier
    • Vintage: 1995
    • Color: Red
    • Peak: Drink until 2020
    • Service temperature: 16°
    • Viticulture: Biodynamics 
    • Size (in ha): 3
    • Volume: 4000 bottles
    • Intensity: Classic
    • Dominant aroma: Spices
    • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
    • Grape variety: 100% Syrah
    Côte-Rôtie La Mordorée Chapoutier
    Côte-Rôtie La Mordorée Chapoutier

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    iDealwine price estimate
    Côte-Rôtie La Mordorée Chapoutier (no reserve) 1995

    iDealwine Price(1) corresponds to the hammer price and the buyer's premium charged by the auctioneer. (1)Bottle format