Domaine du Closel-Château des Vaults

Clos du Papillon Savennières Chenin Blanc

9.233 ratings
9.29 pro ratings
Savennières, Anjou-Saumur, Loire Valley, France
Chenin Blanc
Turkey, Vanilla & Caramel, Fruit & Berries, Exotic Spices, Salads & Greens, Pate, Potato, Tomato-Based, Chicken, Fruit Desserts, Quinoa, Farro, Brown Rice, White Rice, Pasta, Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Pungent Cheese, Squash & Root Vegetables, Goat & Feta Cheese, Cheddar & Gruyere, Sweet Potato, Yuca, Taro, Baking Spices, Chili & Hot Spicy, Nuts & Seeds, Soft Cheese, Salami & Prosciutto, Shellfish, Crab & Lobster, Quinoa, Shellfish, Sweet Potato
Top Notes For
Ryan Mullins

Closed for the first 30 mins. Really wants a decant to strut

Closed for the first 30 mins. Really wants a decant to strut

Feb 14th, 2019
Amy Rehagen

Petrol, bruised apples, orange, fall piles of leaves. Maybe a little past it’s prime, but a good experience.

Petrol, bruised apples, orange, fall piles of leaves. Maybe a little past it’s prime, but a good experience.

Nov 22nd, 2017
Casey Curbow

Sales Associate Windsor Wine Merchants

9.1

Bone bone dry. Salted honey. Bruised apple. Precise and narrow. Acid forever.

Bone bone dry. Salted honey. Bruised apple. Precise and narrow. Acid forever.

Dec 17th, 2016
Beth Ribblett

Beautiful pairing with my Asian inspired dishes at Bayona, New Orleans.

Beautiful pairing with my Asian inspired dishes at Bayona, New Orleans.

Sep 9th, 2016
Alison Story

TexaCali Ali - Owner of www.texacaliwine.com & Co-Owner of the upcoming www.smithstorywinecellars.com

9.2

2006, my personal favorite vintage in Savennières

2006, my personal favorite vintage in Savennières

Mar 30th, 2016
Alex Alan

Wine Director Hotel Delmano

9.0

2006. Oxidative and delicious. Waxy texture. Apple. Wool. Classic beauty.

2006. Oxidative and delicious. Waxy texture. Apple. Wool. Classic beauty.

Oct 21st, 2015
Pedro Rusk

Wine Educator Kendall Jackson

9.6

Somehow this image got reversed kind of like your mind will when you drink this wine

Somehow this image got reversed kind of like your mind will when you drink this wine

Mar 18th, 2013
Eric Brown

2006

Sep 11th, 2015
Scott Petrus

A real knockout of a wine. This honeyed and bright star is one of the finest chignons in the game.

A real knockout of a wine. This honeyed and bright star is one of the finest chignons in the game.

May 26th, 2019
Galen Hasler

Declining but so good so intense

Declining but so good so intense

Aug 3rd, 2018