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The roots of the JL Chave estate can be traced back to 1472. They have 15h/a on Hermitage and own vines on 9 of the 18 climates. The soils are a mixture of decomposed granite , gravel and clay. Thomas Jefferson, President in the USA in the 1780's famously said that white Hermitage was one of France's finest white wines. His comments are still pertinent today about the 85% Marsanne and 15% Roussanne.
Robert Parker gave this 97/100 and said it would drink from 2012-2052