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Pouilly-Fumé: Domaine Masson-Blondelet Villa Paulus 2017


per bottle
Tasting Notes

Elegant fruit. Flinty with long finish and persistent after-taste, best with seafood or goat cheese.

A classy wine, always very consistent over the years.

Wine Info
Region Loire
Appellation Pouilly-Fumé
Style White
Producer Domaine Masson-Blondelet
Grapes 100% Sauvignon Blanc
Keeping Drink within 4 to 5 years of bottling.

Immediate destemming and immediate press after harvest to avoid skin contact or oxidation. Very gentle press in pneumatic press, fermentation in stainless steel tanks after cold settling, long conservation on very fine lees to enhance texture and youth character, no malolactic fermentation.

Bottle 75cl
Volume 12.5%
Domaine Masson Blondelet 
The family Masson Blondelet invariably produces top Pouilly Fumé wines, and is always in the leading group of producers year after year. 

Both the Villa Paulus and Cullus have always been classy and consistently excellent offerings, the truest expression of the Sauvignon grape.