Maison M. Chapoutier is one of the most recognizable producers in the Rhône Valley. It is known for its wines from both the north and south of the valley, but in particular for its red and white Hermitage wines, made from Syrah and a blend of Marsanne and Roussanne, respectively.
In 2003 alone, Maison M. Chapoutier’s wines garnered 89 ratings of 90+ points, 13 ratings of 100 points, as well as, broad acclaim from the most widely regarded publications including The Wine Advocate, Wine Spectator, International Wine Cellar, Wine & Spirits, and Wine Enthusiast. In the last three years, Robert Parker has awarded five of Michel Chapoutier’s wines perfect 100-point scores. In 2019, M. Chapoutier was voted #5 in the world and ranks as the #1 French brand by the Worlds Most Admired wine Brands 2019.
Today, M. Chapoutier is the only producer to own vineyards in all of the major Rhône appellations. With Michel’s guidance, the family firm has become the benchmark Rhône wine producer. Now, introducing the 8th generation of M. Chapoutier family members, Mathilde Chapoutier (Michel’s daughter) and Maxime Chapoutier (Michel’s son) both playing pivotal roles in the company.
Region: Rhone Valley, France