The Chablis Grand Cru Les Preuses Domaine AOC by Domaine William Fèvre is already a masterpiece. In the glass, this Burgundy white wine presents floral, fruity aromas and intense mineral notes, with light smoky spicy hints. Very round and soft on the palate, complex, full-bodied and refined, with elegant structure and acidity. Long, intense, silky finish. A masterful Grand Cru Chablis with maturity potential!
Vinification of the Chablis Grand Cru Les Preuses
The winery Domaine William Fèvre is considered as the best of Chablis's winery. The chief oenologist of William Fèvre has made it his task to "let the wine speak through his terroir. The wines convince with terroir and sorts-typical minerality and finesse.
The Chardonnay grapes for the Chablis Grand Cru Les Preuses are cultivated in the Domaine's homonymous position and are selectively read manually to vinify only the best vine. After the harvest, the grapes are gently pressed and temperature-controlled fermented and matured. The wine ripens 14 to 15 months, of which 50 to 60% of the vintage in used French oak barrels, the remaining must in stainless steel vats. From 5 to 6 months the wine in the wooden barrels stays on the fine yeast (sur lie). The end of the maturationoccurs in small stainless steel tanks.
Food pairing for the Chablis Grand Cru Les Preuses by Domaine William Fèvre
This compact, complex French Chablis Grand Cru fits very well to fish and shellfish, seafood and sea fish, poultry and white meats, grilled or with sauces. Try the perfect combination with lobster ravioli!
The Wine Advocat Robert Parker - 92 points for 2015
|Type of Wine:||White wine|
|Wine acidity in g/l:||5,9|
|Residual sugar in g/l:||2,2|
|Sub region:||Chablis & Grand Auxerrois (FR)|
|Occasion & Theme:||gift for good friends , wedding , surprise connoisseurs , Mother`s Day , Easter|
|Ageing:||stainless steel tank , large wood|
|Quality Classification & Rating:||AOP Appellation d’Origine Protégée , Grand Cru|
|Awards:||Wine Advocate - Robert M. Parker - 92 Points , Wine & Spirits Magazine - 92 Points , Tim Atkin Master of Wine - 96 points|
|Soil & Location:||Lime , marl|
|Maturation:||stainless steel tank , French Oak|
|Duration of maturation (in Months):||14 - 15|
|Aromas & Palate Notes:||Citrus Fruit , floral , spicy|
|Mouthfeel/ Texture:||light , crisp|
|Optimal serving temperature in °C:||11 - 13|
|Style:||Old World , elegant , complex|
|Food Pairing:||Light dishes , bright, hearty dishes , sweet-spicy food|
|Glass Recommendation:||White Wine Goblet|
|Bottle Design & Features:||Burgundy Style , classic|
|Bottle size in L:||0.75|
|storage capacity in years from the vintage year:||7|
|Alcohol % ABV:||12,5|
|Allergens and ingredients:||Contains Sulphites and Sulphur Dioxide|
|Distributor:||Domaine William Fèvre - 10 Rue Jules Rathier - 89000 Chablis - Frankreich|