White

2010 Domaine William Fèvre Chablis Grand Cru Bougros

Chardonnay

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Community Tasting Notes 18

  • Poisey Likes this wine: (93 points)

    July 13, 2014 - Bright light gold green hue. Smooth and weighty with a long long finish. Creamy with green apples, lemon, almonds and salt with a buttery biscuit lingering aftertaste. Fresh and precise with great acidity and structure. Will develop complexity for years but fine now.

    1 person found this helpful Comment
  • Cote d'Or Likes this wine:

    March 9, 2014 - PopnPour, tasted over 2 hrs and day 2
    -translucent pale gold
    -gorgeous aromatics as it warms, citrus and the sea
    -med++ acidity buffered with buckets of mid-palate sap give an incredible intensity and energy though not much finesse, moderate complexity, good length
    -really opened up in the past 6 months; fantastic, if somewhat brutish at the moment, wine that will improve over several more years as it adds complexity and subtlety

    2 people found this helpful Comment
  • BVal wrote: (91 points)

    March 8, 2014 - Color: yellow/light gold. Delicious nose of lemon, lime, oyster shell. Palate a little young for my taste: minerals, grapefruit, lemon curd, some green apple. Large scaled with acidity to spare, this will probably improve but I much prefer the '05 Valmur from last night . . . .

  • cartime Likes this wine: (93 points)

    September 23, 2013 - Meyer lemon, green apple, golden plum, hawthorn flower, and oyster shells. Great acidity and good concentration.

  • Cote d'Or Likes this wine:

    August 25, 2013 - PopnPour, tasted over 3 hours and Day 2
    -light/med translucent gold
    -reticent nose with a little bit of citrus becomes more expressive with creamy lemon and sulfur on 2nd day
    -med acidity, big boned with sappy intensity and med+ weight/concentration but not revealing much complexity or dominant characteristic until the 2nd day when it explodes on the palate with a focused saline minerality, excellent length
    -really shut down, needs several more years or a lot of air

    1 person found this helpful Comment
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Vinous

  • By Antonio Galloni
    Chablis 2011 and 2010 (Aug 2012) (link)

    (William Fèvre Chablis Grand Cru Bougros White) Subscribe to see review text.

JancisRobinson.com

  • By Julia Harding, MW
    1/11/2012 (link)

    (Dom William Fèvre, Bougros Chablis Grand Cru White) Subscribe to see review text.

View From the Cellar

  • By John Gilman
    Nov/Dec 2011, Issue #36, The 2010 Burgundy Vintage: Low Yields Deliver Profound Elegance

    (Chablis “Bougros”- Domaine William Fèvre) Subscribe to see review text.

Burghound

  • By Allen Meadows
    October 2011, Issue #44 (link)

    (Domaine William Fèvre Chablis - Bougros Grand Cru White) Subscribe to see review text.

Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar

  • By Stephen Tanzer
    July/August 2011, Issue #157 (link)

    (Domaine William Fevre Chablis Bougros) Subscribe to see review text.

RJonWine.com

  • By Richard Jennings
    10/17/2012 (link) 92 points

    (Domaine William Fèvre Chablis Grand Cru Bougros) Light yellow color; ripe lemon, oyster jus nose; tasty, tart lemon, mineral, oyster just palate; needs 4-5 years; long finish 92+ points

Wine Definition

  • Vintage 2010
  • Type White
  • Producer Domaine William Fèvre
  • Varietal Chardonnay
  • Designation n/a
  • Vineyard Bougros
  • Country France
  • Region Burgundy
  • SubRegion Chablis
  • Appellation Chablis Grand Cru

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 133 (27%)
  • In Cellars 305 (62%)
  • Consumed 56 (11%)

Food Pairing

fresh oysters

Who Likes This Wine

100% Like It  8 votes