Pouilly-Fuissé Cuvée Tradition 2017
Nez complexe, équilibré et structuré
Attaque vive et franche, bonne longueur en bouche.
|Vine location:||village of Vergisson.|
|Type of soil:||Jurassic clay and limestone, stony.|
|Exposure:||8 plots spreading over the village, due south, west, east.|
|Grape variety:||100% Chardonnay.|
|Vine age:||50 years old on average.|
|Training system:||small arcure ( bending of canes), 6 to 8 buds. Natural fertilizing, soil ploughing, yield control. Our vine-growing approach obeys 2 principles :
– an environmentally-concerned agriculture.
– a rational pest control.
|Harvest:||hand-picking, slight crushing, pneumatic press, static settling.|
|Winemaking:||the fermentation is achieved in thermoregulated vats at around 18° C.|
|Characteristics:||light pale yellow colour ( white flower with exotic undertones). Mineral finishing aromas. In spite of its structure, it lingers with finesse and elegance.|
|Cellar storing:||4 to 6 years depending on the strength of the vintage.|
|Food and wine match:||perfectly well-suited with steamed saltwater fish and freshwater fish cooked in butter sauce ; chicken roasted in lemon juice. Yet, you can also appreciate it on its own as an apéritif. Best when served between 12 and 13° C.|