Flashcards in Chablis Producers Deck (17)
What 3 Grands Crus does Domaine Raveneau produce?
What 6 Premiers Crus does Domaine Raveneau produce?
Montée de Tonnerre
Butteaux (within Montmains)
Chapelot (within MDT)
Forêt (within Montmains)
What year did François Raveneau retire? When did he pass away?
Retired in 1995
Died in 2000
How large is Raveneau's Les Clos holdings?
A little over 1 acre (0.5ha)
What's the biggest stylistic difference between Raveneau and Dauvissat?
Raveneau's wines see bâtonnage and Dauvissat's do not. Very different textures between the two because of this.
How long are Raveneau's wines aged and in what vessels?
18 months in old oak barrels and feuillette (132L)
What is the size of a feuillette? Pièce?
Above what Grand Cru vineyard is Dauvissat's Petit Chablis sourced?
What Premier Cru wines does Dauvissat produce?
Séchet/Sécher (within Vaillons)
La Forest/Les Forêts (within Montmains)
What Grands Crus does Vincent Dauvissat produce?
Between Dauvissat and Raveneau, which wines are easier to find in the U.S?
Raveneau as it's imported by Kermit Lynch to the U.S.
Dauvissat is easier to find in France as long-standing relationships have formed there between loyal clients and restaurants.
Since when has Dauvissat been estate bottling?
When was Domaine Raveneau founded?
Founded in 1948
What Grands Crus does William Fevre produce? (6)
Clos des Bouguerots (Bougros)
What is the only Grand Cru that William Fèvre doesn't produce?
What grand cru vineyard is the source of William Fèvre's Côte Bouguerots? What size is the holding in ha and where is the plot within the Grand Cru vineyard? Style of the wine?
Comes form a 2ha plot of land on the steepest part of Bougros
Restrained and delicate with intense minerality