Tesco Finest Pouilly Fume 75Cl
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Pouilly Fume Appellation Pouilly Fume Controlee. AOC. Product of France.
Fresh gooseberry and lime aromas give way to creamy and zesty flavours. Dry and crisp with a subtle smokey character. Made from Sauvignon Blanc grapes grown in the Pouilly Fume region of the Loire Valley, this wine has been produced in the immaculate Fournier family winery. Server chilled, Ideal on its own or with lightly spiced dishes.
- Contains: Sulphites
Fresh gooseberry and lime aromas give way to creamy and zesty flavours. Dry and crisp with a subtle smokey character. Ideal on its own of with lightly spiced fish dishes.
|Region of Origin||The Loire Valley|
|Producer||Fournier Pere et Fils|
|Type of Closure||Natural Cork|
|Wine Maker||Claude Fournier|
|Taste Category||2 Crisp & aromatic|
Pressing is done in modern pneumatic presses in the winery, and the must is fermented at cool temperatures. The wine is kept at cool temperatures throughout, since freshness and aromatic purity are the important elements here.
Fournier are wine growers making classic Sancerre and Pouilly Fumé in their family winery. The Fournier family estate has grown from five hectares in 1950. The wines can be described as herby, gunflint-smoky, combining appealing aromas with a refreshing crispness. Finest Pouilly Fumé comes from Claude's best vineyards, many of which are composed of old vines, making for rich and intense wines.
The vineyards of the Central Loire comprise Pouiily Fumé, Sancerre and Menetou Salon. Sauvignon Blanc is the most grown variety, with Pinot Noir being used for Red and Rose styles.
This wine is ideal for drinking now but can be kept for up to 3 years
Alcohol Unit Other Text:
9.4 UK Units per bottle
1.6 UK units per 125ml glass
Know Your Limits
UK Chief Medical Officers recommend adults do not regularly exceed:
Men: 3-4 units daily
Women: 2-3 units daily
- Store horizontally in a cool, dark place. This wine can be enjoyed now, or
- carefully stored for up to 3 years from purchase. Once open, drink within two
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|Typical Values||per 100ml||per 125ml glass|
|Energy||292kJ (70kcal)||366kJ (88kcal)|
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