Daniel-Etienne Defaix Chablis 'Cote de Lechet'

75 cl

2002 is considered by many to be the best vintage in the region of Chablis in the last 20 years. This Premier Cru from the Daniel Etienne-Defaix winery is well rounded and balanced - a great example of a top Chablis from a top producer.

  • €38.99
Daniel-Etienne Defaix Chablis 'Cote de Lechet'

2002 is considered by many to be the best vintage in the region of Chablis in the last 20 years. This Premier Cru from the Daniel Etienne-Defaix winery is well rounded and balanced - a great example of a top Chablis from a top producer.

Tasting Notes from Celtic Whiskey Shop and Wines on the Green
Nose Floral nose: fresh, delicate with hints of lychees and ripe yellow fruit
Palate Round and full in the mouth, sweet and delicate. A good balance - fruit well supported by minerality.
Colour Medium Lemon
Fact Sheet
Fluid 75 cl
Grape Variety 100% Chardonnay
Alcohol % 13
Style Dry
Estate/Producer Daniel-Etienne Defaix
Country France
Region/AOC Chablis
Vintage 2002
Making Techniques Stirring of fine lees each month for 18 months in order to concentrate the aromas gives it more fatness and enzymatic qualities, suitable for ageing.
Closure Cork
Cellaring/Ageing Potential Drinking beautifully now, but will age until 2022
Serving Suggestion
Serving Suggestion White meats, fish, salads

Tags: Burgundy, Chablis