Pierre-Henri Morel Chateauneuf-du-Pape 2008 (12 x 750mL), Rhone, France.

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Overview

Chateauneuf-Du-Pape A.C., Rhone

Founded in 2007 by Michel Chapoutier and Pierre-Henri Morel, the winery produces high-end wines from the Southern Rhône Valley. Pierre-Henri Morel focuses on small parcels with great terroir identity to produce small volumes of high quality grenache, syrah and mourvèdre. The heart of the house is Châteauneuf-du-Pape where the winery owns 4 hectares (Pignan, Bois Dauphin, Cabrières and Palestor).

Region:
FRA - Rhône
State:
Imported
Country:
France

Winery Tasting Notes

Colour

Intense and deep ruby colour.

Aroma

Aromas of black fruits (blackcurrant, blackberry), notes of spices and scrub.

Palate

Suave and mineral, with a finish of wild berries (wild strawberry, blackcurrant).

Vintage
2008
Region
FRA - Rhône
Grape Style
Grenache Blends
Closure Type
Cork closure

Winery Profile

Pierre-Henri Morel has a true passion for food, wine and the great terroirs from his native region, the Rhone Valley. He started to work with world-renowned winemaker Michel Chapoutier in 2000 and has been deeply involved in the management of the winery ever since. In 2007, Michel Chapoutier proposed a new venture to Pierre-Henri: they decided to join forces and purchase a vineyard in the prestigious “Pignan” area in Chateauneuf du Pape. This four-hectare vineyard features old Grenache vines. It offers truly outstanding terroir with the potential to make an extremely elegant Chateauneuf du Pape.Pierre-Henri is fascinated by the southern Rhone Valley and the amazing variety of its soils. A few other wines round out the line: Cotes du Rhone Villages “Laudun” and “Signargues”, from the right bank of the Rhone facing Chateauneuf du Pape, are outstanding values, and a Gigondas, made from plots located on high-altitude terraces made of alluvial soils that endow the wines with terrific freshness, balance and minerality.

Pierre-Henri Morel wines are vinified and aged within the M. Chapoutier facilities with the utmost care and attention.

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