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Date Printed: 9/30/2014
William Fevre Champ Royaux Chablis 2010
William Fevre Champ Royaux Chablis 2010
(search item no. 117388)
not core in nc/ma

Burghound.com rating: 88 points
The Wine Advocate rating: 88 points
PRICE ON 9/30/2014: $21.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2012 International Wine Cellar rating: 88 points
2011 Burghound.com rating: 89 points
2011 The Wine Advocate rating: 88 points

Winemaker's Notes:

Champ Royaux Chablis has a very fresh bouquet with notes of citrus and whitefleshed fruit, with a very slightly oaky finish. Fresh and supple, the wine is marked by mineral notes that are typical of the appellation. 100% Chardonnay.

Pair with fish dishes, grilled or in a light sauce; various seafood and oysters.

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About William Fevre:

Coming from a family that has been in the Chablis region for more than 250 years, William Fèvre's father was already a great wine-maker after World War II. His son William founded the Domaine de la Maladière and announced his first harvest in 1959.

For many years, William Fèvre (who to this day enjoys a very good reputation as a defender of historically renowned terroirs), has worked each plot keenly and skilfully so as to make wine whose personality reflects the authenticity of the soils from which they spring. In 1998, the venerable Henriot family from Champagne succeeded him. To continue these focused efforts, the Domaine was taken up with the constant desire to make indisputably genuine and fine wines, and above all with bringing along a very personal expertise in Chardonnay. All the efforts have but one goal – to finely express the most subtle variations in the greatest Chablis crus.