Alexandre Bain 2015 'Pierre Precieuse' Pouilly-Fume AOC
Item Number: 12201
Sub Region: Centre-Loire
Appellation/AVA: Pouilly-Fume AOC
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Grape(s): 100% Sauvignon Blanc
Type: Wine - White
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Alc by Vol(%): 12.5
Viticulture: Certified Biodynamic
Soil Type: Stony limestone
Vineyard Notes: The 'Pierre Precieuse' is produced from Sauvignon Blanc grown on stony limestone soil, farmed with biodynamic practices. At the time of the harvest, the average age of the vines were 40 years old.
Winemaking Notes: The fruit of the 'Pierre Precieuse' was directly pressed. The wine underwent spontaneous fermentation and aged in stainless steel tanks. The wine was neither fined nor filtered, with minimal sulfites added.
Tasting Notes: This is a traditional, expressive and rich Sauvignon Blanc. A rich mouthfeel of tropical fruits, with balanced acidity and fresh minerality.