2020 Billaud-Simon Chablis Vaulorent 1er Cru
Chardonnay - 750ML
2020 Billaud-Simon Chablis Vaulorent 1er Cru
  • DC 94
  • BH 93

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DC 94
Decanter, October 2021
From three plots, two facing north, the other south. This is always a warm valley, and winemaker Olivier Bailly thinks Vaudésir and Blanchot are very similar. 100% matured in vats, with just the end of ageing done in wood...   From three plots, two facing north, the other south. This is always a warm valley, and winemaker Olivier Bailly thinks Vaudésir and Blanchot are very similar. 100% matured in vats, with just the end of ageing done in wood to add a hint of spice. Ripe, generous, creamy but has a very good line of acidity as well. Quite warm, enticing, with an intriguing finish.  
BH 93
Burghound, October 2021
(90-93 points) An all but mute note struggles to reveal its elegant aromas of white flowers, citrus, pear and a wisp of tidal pool. The delicious and notably more refined middle weight flavors possess a really lovely...   (90-93 points) An all but mute note struggles to reveal its elegant aromas of white flowers, citrus, pear and a wisp of tidal pool. The delicious and notably more refined middle weight flavors possess a really lovely texture, indeed it's really quite classy while the balanced finish is firm, serious and compact. At least some patience advised.  
Category Description
Color & Type White
Varietal Chardonnay
Country France
Region Burgundy
Sub-region Chablis
Vintage 2020
Size 750ML
Closure Cork