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Domaine Des Fines Caillottes Pouilly-Fumé Sauvignon Blanc 2015

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Greg Hughes rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Deliciously pure Sauvignon Blanc. Fumé refers to not only the smokey 'flint' quality to describe the mineral tones the wine get from the soil of the Upper Loire, but also the grey bloom of yeast on the grapes that makes the grapes in this area a dusky colour.
This example has a lovely honey-yellow colour.
You can smell it before you even get close to the glass. It teems with crunchy fruit - tart apple, minerality from the smokiness, citrus, and parsley.
The flavours are really pleasant. Lots more minerality, juicy citrus (grapefruit and lemon), and apple skin.
It's a Sauvignon Blanc woth a soft texture and with great complexity. As it breathes, a smokey lemon quality comes out more and more.
This is a suave choice for a dinner party. Pair this alongside Meule de Savoie.
Sara rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Rich, good fruit, juicy acid

Natalie's Review

Domaine Des Fines Caillottes Pouilly-Fumé Sauvignon Blanc 2015, Loire A.C., France: This French white wine is citrus-driven rather than herbal or grassy. Classic Old World Sauvignon Blanc. There's a pale straw hue in the glass. This aromatic French white wine hails from the Loire Valley. Pair with Dover sole in a lemon butter sauce. Drink: 2015-2020. 695908 12.50% XD 750 mL  $26.95 Score: 91/100. February 18, 2017 Top Rated White Wine. Sensational Shellfish Wine  Full Review




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