Drink.  Learn.  Laugh.  Repeat.

Welcome Back!Sign in here:

Not Registered?Become one of our thirsty clan 306,763 strong:

Register Today!

Domaine De Congy Pouilly-Fumé 2017 Wine Review

Domaine De Congy Pouilly-Fumé 2017

Domaine De Congy Pouilly-Fumé 2017

Loire A.C., France

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 3

  Add My Review


Price: $32.95

Drink: 2019-2022

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12.7%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Domaine de Congy

Agent: Barrique Wine Imports Ltd.

Pricing & Stock Information

Reviews and Ratings

Carolyn Hetke rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

This Sauvignon Blanc has all the elegance and balance you would expect of a Gold Medal winner at the 2018 Mondial des Vins Concours Féminalise Paris. Rich, sweet grass notes greet you in the glass. It is clean and dry and refreshing with savoury, herbal notes on the palate. All the elements are there but not over the top-in-your face. Good length extends the experience. Serve with grilled white fish. Tasted August 2019. www.thewineloverskitchen.com
Rebecca Meir-Liebman - Sommelier rated this wine as 91/100 with the following review:

From a winery that focuses on traditional methods and sustainable practices, this wine has evident notes of apple and pear and crisp acidity on the finish. It doesn’t have as much focus on the nose - mainly white flowers that surprisingly blends on the palate with the soft tropical fruit and granny smith apple flavours. There is something elegant about this wine without it being too delicate, quite enjoyable!
Domaine De Congy 2017 is a crisp, mouth-watering, flinty and smoky Pouilly-Fumé from the Loire wine region. Produced from 100% Sauvignon Blanc grown in aargilo-calcaire soils, the wine has green apple crunch and white stone-fruit flavours on the palate finishing with a flinty, smoky minerality. So good. Chill and enjoy with a herbed goat cheese and spring onion quiche. This vintage was awarded Gold at the 2018 Mondial des Vins Concours Féminalise Paris. - Community Wine Reviews

If you liked the Domaine De Congy Pouilly-Fumé 2017, you might also like these wines:

Recipes for Domaine De Congy Pouilly-Fumé 2017

WANT TO LEARN HOW TO

PAIR WINE
& FOOD?

Join me in a free online video class to learn the secrets to perfect pairings.

Wine of the Week

As featured on  

CTV Wine of the Week!

Château La Caminade Red Wine
Malbec Merlot 2019,
Cahors, Southwest A.C. ...

Natalie MacLean

Natalie MacLean offers North America's most popular online wine and food pairing classes. She was named the World's Best Drinks Writer at the World Food Media Awards in Australia.

Natalie has published two books with Random House, both selected as one of Amazon's Best Books of the Year.

Join 306,763 thirsty wine lovers who get access to all of her wine reviews by becoming a member of her site. Take a free online pairing class with her here.

FEEL LOST IN THE

LCBO?

Know the wines you want before you even get to the store with my wine reviews. Join now. It's free.

Red, White & Drunk All Over

  Best Books of the Year

Red, White & Drunk all over by Natalie MacLean

Natalie MacLean writes about wine with a sensuous obsession... and often laugh-out-loud funny... Terrific.

Rex Pickett, Sideways

Ms. MacLean is the disarming Everywoman. She loves wine, loves drinking ... ultimately, it's a winning formula.

Eric Asimov, The New York Times

GOT A SMARTPHONE?

Access my reviews on mobile with the bar code scanner.

GET NAT'S APP

Unquenchable: A Tipsy Search

  Best Books of the Year

Unquenchable by Natalie MacLean

Natalie MacLean is a new force in the wine writing world ‐ a feisty North American answer to Hugh Johnson and Jancis Robinson. She can write beautifully about wine.

The Financial Times of London

There are very few people in the wine world who "get it" and Natalie is one of those who brings more fun to a buttoned-up and stodgy game.

Gary Vaynerchuck, Wine Library TV

Starting a Wine Cellar?

Expert advice for all budgets

Insider tips on starting a wine cellar
From wine racks to underground caves, insider tips on size and space, number of bottles, ideal conditions and reputable resources.   learn more  

329,390

WINE
REVIEWS

306,763

ACTIVE
MEMBERS
Winner World's Best Drink Writer
WFour-Time Winner James Beard Foundation
Five-Time Winner Association of Food Journalists
Six-Time Winner Bert Greene Award
Best Wine Literature Book Gourmand World Cookbook Awards
Online Writer of the Year Louis Roederer International Wine Writing Award