Domaine Pinson Chablis 2008

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Louis Pinson himself retired in 1983, yet his family, including his<br/>grand-daughter Charlène, continues the tradition of producing fabulous,<br/>concentrated and wonderfully mineral Chablis. suffused while culminating in a<br/>bone dry finish. The 2008 Chablis is a strikingly good and classically styled<br/>wine.

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Domaine Pinson:
In our estate, every year, the vinifications techniques vary depending on the vintage. Since the 2003 vintage we are working in a new and technologic winery which incorporates the latest technology. This new production tool is a great asset which contributes to the quality of our wines. This new equipment enables us to work in the best conditions and with an irreproachable hygiene . Our winery ... Read more
In our estate, every year, the vinifications techniques vary depending on the vintage. Since the 2003 vintage we are working in a new and technologic winery which incorporates the latest technology. This new production tool is a great asset which contributes to the quality of our wines. This new equipment enables us to work in the best conditions and with an irreproachable hygiene . Our winery is equipped with a temperature control system managed by computers. So, during the vinifications, the conditions are optimal. In fact, the temperature have to be controlled very seriously. At the estate, we have a cellar where we receive our clients and which the construction date to the birth of the PINSON family. Our vineyard is composed of 12ha in production. We have a great vineyard which permits us to diversify our range of wines. Read less
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External Reviews for Domaine Pinson Chablis

External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
11/28/2010

Discreet, indeed almost invisible wood sets off the dried yellow fruit, tidal pool and wet stone suffused nose that gives way to textured and solidly concentrated flavors that are clean, crisp and wonderfully mineral-driven while culminating in a bon... Burghound. A Chardonnay wine from Burgundy in France. 2008 Pinson, Domaine Chablis Fourchaume 750ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
11/28/2010

Bright yellow. Aromas of peach and lemon. Juicy, brisk and penetrating; dense but light on its feet. Subtle hints of toast and truffle add to this very fine-grained wine's complexity. Really perfumes the palate on the gripping, vibrant, slow-building... Stephen Tanzer's IWC. A Chardonnay wine from Burgundy in France. 2008 Pinson, Domaine Chablis les Clos 750ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
11/28/2010

A very subtle touch of wood frames intensely floral, green fruit and oyster shell notes that continue onto the rich, full and delicious flavors that possess a silky mouth feel and plenty of punch on the balanced and lingering finish. Worth considerin... Burghound. A Chardonnay wine from Burgundy in France. 2008 Pinson, Domaine Chablis Montmains 750ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
01/14/2012

Obvious but not dominant wood sets off white flower and sea water aromas that are in keeping with the detailed and admirably pure middle weight and chiseled flavors that possess plenty of dry extract and an intense mineral-driven finish that delivers... Burghound. A Chardonnay wine from Burgundy in France. 2008 Pinson, Domaine Chablis les Clos 750ml


External Review
Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
02/18/2012

bottled in February 2010; the premier crus were bottled before the 2009 harvest) Bright yellow. Aromas of peach and lemon. Juicy, brisk and penetrating; dense but light on its feet. Subtle hints of toast and truffle add to this very fine-grained wine... Stephen Tanzers IWC. A Chardonnay wine from Burgundy in France. 2008 Pinson, Domaine Chablis les Clos 750ml



Louis Pinson himself retired in 1983, yet his family, including his<br/>grand-daughter Charlène, continues the tradition of producing fabulous,<br/>concentrated and wonderfully mineral Chablis. suffused while culminating in a<br/>bone dry finish. The 2008 Chablis is a strikingly good and classically styled<br/>wine.

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