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Chablis Bernard Defaix Chablis Grand Cru Bougros 2012 Wine Review

Chablis Bernard Defaix Chablis Grand Cru Bougros 2012

Chablis Bernard Defaix Chablis Grand Cru Bougros 2012

Chablis, France

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 1

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Price: $83.00

Drink: 2020-2030

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Domaine Bernard Defaix

More Vintages: 2010 

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Alex & Priya - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

Priya: Barely any color on this wine - super light with a slightly green tinge. It's super tart and full of lemon. This is beyond my amateur appreciation skills...88pts

Alex: This is indeed tough for many to assess - for one it's way too young. The nose is very pure with saline touches, thyme and apple blossom, sweet lime and cheese rind with a slight touch of vanilla - while this can be found you must search as it's quite closed. This wine right now is all about the palate - perfect harmony, a subtle, caressing texture yet oozing density and power. It is an elegant grand cru for sure, and with minimal winemaking apparent. I love the finesse as the powerful mid-palate swims effortlessly into a sweeping finish of seapray, limestone and the freshest of lime. A regal effort, that's not in your face but chock full of substance. Lay down for 8-10 years, decant or enjoy the following day. 93pts

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