Known for an atypical style of Chablis, this wonderfully rich and textured wine is textbook Defaix.
Domaine Daniel-Etienne Defaix
Daniel-Étienne Defaix is one of those winemakers that believes a wine should never be released until it is ready to be drunk, and thanks to low yields, prolonged lees contact and a policy of no fining or filtration, ...Learn more
“The just-released 2014 Chablis Vieilles Vignes is showing very well, wafting from the glass with aromas of honeyed peach, green apples and oyster shell. On the palate, it's medium to full-bodied, bright and precise, with good depth at the core, lively acids and a saline finish. A classic rendition of the appellation, this is well worth seeking out.”