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Pouilly Fume 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.

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Allergy Information:

  • Contains: Sulphites

Tasting Notes:

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 OriginThe Loire Valley
Wine ColourWhite
Alcohol Units9.4
ABV12.5% vol.
Current Vintage2013
ProducerFournier Pere et Fils
Type of ClosureNatural Cork
Wine MakerClaude Fournier
Pack Quantity75
Pack Measurecl
CountryFrance
Alcohol TypeWine
Taste Category2 Crisp & aromatic

Grape Variety:

Sauvignon Blanc

Vinification Details:

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.

History:

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.

Regional Information:

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.

Storage Type:

Ambient

Storage Instructions:

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
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Storage:

  • 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 2
  • days.

Produce of:

France

Bottled in:

France

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Net Contents:

75cl e

Manufacturer Address:

Tesco Stores Ltd.,
Cheshunt EN8 9SL,
U.K.

Nutrition

Nutrition
Typical Valuesper 100mlper 125ml glass
Energy292kJ (70kcal)366kJ (88kcal)

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