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2020 Domaine Seguinot-Bordet Chablis 1er Cru Fourchaume

Chablis, France

Chiselled Chablis excellence from the Fourchaume 1er Cru vineyard.

$78.00

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Categories: World of Wine
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Disarmingly drinkable already, this has the potential to age and become a memorable Fourchaume in three to four years.

- Andy Howard MW (Decanter)

About the Wine

The Kimmeridgian crunch is there for all to see, in this racy, chalky Premier Cru Chablis, which sees no oak at all.

The Fourchaume vineyard sits bang on the famous Kimmeridgian soil that gives Chablis and Champagne their zing and bite. Add in some beautiful white flower aromatics and a long, pebbly finish and you've got a simply excellent example of what makes Chablis so popular.

Fourchaume? For Sure.

About Domaine Seguinot-Bordet

Based in Maligny, the family has made wine in Chablis since 1590.

Currently in the hands of Jean-Francois Bordet, who learnt under his grandfather Roger.

Vineyard holdings consist of 16 hectares on the right bank of the Serein River, mostly south or south east facing.

The estate is known for its contemporary, stylish wines, expressive of both fruit and terroir.

Jean-Francois Bordet
Jean-Francois Bordet
Chablis, France
Additional Info

From the Producer

Very pretty pale golden yellow in colour with light greenish glints. Bright, luminous and limpid.

The nose is an explosion of fine fresh notes, of elegant white flowers, fresh brioche and leafy tenderness.

The taste reveals instantly all its power, richness and elegance-perfect balance of finess, mineral, mellowness and vivacity. It generously offers us a full spectrum of aromas.

The finish just goes on and on, never to the forgotten.

Blend : Chardonnay (100%)
ABV : 13%
Closure : Cork
Drink Until : 2032
Bottle Size : 750ml

Tending the vineyards back in the day...
Tending the vineyards back in the day...
Chablis, France
Expert Reviews

Critic Reviews

94Points
Decanter Magazine

"The Séguinot’s roots in Maligny date back to 1590. This is a complete Fourchaume from Jean-François Bordet which balances the richness, concentration and intensity of Fourchaume with fresh acid, a lovely mineral undertow and complexity of flavour. Disarmingly drinkable already, this has the potential to age and become a memorable Fourchaume in three to four years." - Andy Howard MW (Decanter)

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