Exceptional: Marie-Thérèse Chappaz wins twice 99 Parker points

  • Thursday 22 February 2018
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Jean-Yves Gabbud
The renowned winemaker of Fully is close to perfection according to the world famous wine critic. Numerous other Valais wines are found with notes that rhyme with excellence.

Marie-Thérèse Chappaz reaches new heights. The famous Parker guide, the reference in wine matters, gives notes between 96 and 100 to exceptional wines. The wines of the winemaker of Fully won twice 99 points, once 98, three times 97 and once a 96-97. An very exceptional result.

Its small grain-by-grain Arvine 2014 and its hermitage "October 240th Oe" of 2006 were rated 99 out of 100 and its grain per grain Marsanne 2011 the score of 98.

These ratings were awarded by Parker’s representative and wine critic Stephan Reinhardt, who works for the Parker Guide and Robert Parker -Wine Advocate magazine.

Many Valaisans achieve excellence

Numerous Valais wines obtained a score between 90 and 95, synonymous with excellence. Thirty wines from the Jean-René Germanier winery in Vétroz are found in this range.

Among the other Valaisans who scored more than 90 are Gérald Besse, Adrian and Diego Mathier, Claudy Clavien, Denis Mercier, Histoire d'enfer, Domaines Chevaliers Lux Vina and Provins.