2017

Pouilly-Fumé AOC Fournier Père et Fils

Sauvignon Blanc

Price
CHF 16.65
Price per 10
2.47/10cl
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Wine information

Region

Loire, France

Grape

Sauvignon Blanc

Producer

Fournier Père et Fils

Vintage

2017

Goes well with

Asparagus, shellfish, grilled ocean fish

Degustation notes

Youthful pale yellow colour with tints of green, a floral bouquet reveals aromas of passion fruit and grapefruit, mineral notes andgreen bell pepper (typical of Sauvignon Blanc), sustained acidity and liveliness as well as refreshing, hints of lime, great character, a straight yet very expressive wine that is long on the palate.

Special notes

Pouilly-Fumé is a famous appellation. This Loire wine, which owes its name to a note of slight smokiness, that combines the biting and the freshness of a Sauvignon Blanc. The first part of the appellation refers to the town of Pouilly-sur-Loire, close to the vineyards. This wine is the epitome of a classic Sauvignon Blanc, a Sancerre neighbor on the opposite bank of the Loire Valley. The sauvignon varietal grows here on the most varied of soils, again where marl and limestone are dominant.

Alcohol content

12.5%

Drinking temperature

10-12°C

Optimum maturity

2018-2021

Original packaging

Box of 6

Stopper

Natural cork

Supplier

  • Coop Info Service
  • Postfach 2550, 4002 Basel
  • Phone: 0848 888 444

Ratings

Average rating: 4.5 of 5 4.5 39 ratings and 18 reviews

  • from on (Rated vintage: 2017)
    Average rating: 4.0 of 5 4.0

    schöne Balance zwischen Säure und Mineralität, dezente Fruchtnote im Hintergrund

  • from on (Rated vintage: 2017)
    Average rating: 4.0 of 5 4.0

    gut gemacht

  • from on (Rated vintage: 2017)
    Average rating: 3.0 of 5 3.0

  • from on (Rated vintage: 2017)
    Average rating: 5.0 of 5 5.0

    schön, ausgewogen und frisch

  • from on (Rated vintage: 2017)
    Average rating: 5.0 of 5 5.0

    Excellent!

  • from on (Rated vintage: 2017)
    Average rating: 5.0 of 5 5.0

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    Average rating: 5.0 of 5 5.0

  • from on
    Average rating: 4.0 of 5 4.0

    My favourite white wine at coop

  • from on (Rated vintage: 2016)
    Average rating: 4.0 of 5 4.0

    Delicious

  • from on (Rated vintage: 2017)
    Average rating: 4.0 of 5 4.0