Rhône Valley

Louis Cheze: Passionate and self-taught winemaker

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Maison Louis Cheze is a familial property that was passed down to Louis Cheze in 1978. This domain is located on top of Limony’s hillside, on the right bank of the Rhone River. 60 kilometers south of Lyon, in the heart of the northern Cotes du Rhone. Louis’ determination, curiosity and rigor can be seen in his care-taking of the ... Read More »

Jean-Louis Chave: Five Centuries of Winemaking Heritage

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History Nestled in the Northern Rhone Valley, the Chave family, now lead by Jean-Louis, has been making wine from Syrah, Marsanne and Roussanne in the Saint Joseph and Hermitage appellations since 1481. Sixteen generations of father to son lineage has brought Chave’s domaine to its current accomplishments. Since Gerard Chave took over the domaine in 1970, the legendary domaine has ... Read More »

Michel Chapoutier: A Passion for Terrior

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It is nearly impossible to discuss Rhone Valley wines without bringing up Michel Chapoutier’s name. He has become an ambassador for the Rhone Valley and a well-known figure in the international wine world. The Chapoutier family has ties to the Rhone Valley that date back over 200 years. Michel Chapoutier took over every aspect of the business in 1990 after a falling-out ... Read More »

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