Pouilly Fumé Blanc Fumé de Pouilly Dagueneau (no reserve) 2012 - Lot of 1 Magnum
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Pouilly Fumé Blanc Fumé de Pouilly Dagueneau (no reserve) 2012

     
  • Citrus
  •  
  • Gastronomic wine
  • Color:White
  • 13% 
  • 1.5L
  • Intensity
  • Crisp

An insight into the mastery of this emblematic Loire Valley domain. Savour without delay. More info

  • Quantity: 1 Magnum
  • Level: 1 into-neck
  • Label: 1 slightly marked label, 1 very slightly scuffed label
  • Country/Region: Loire
  • Appellation/Wine: Pouilly Fumé
  • Producer/Owner: Dagueneau
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Pouilly Fumé Blanc Fumé de Pouilly Dagueneau serve at a temperature of 12°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Risotto aux asperges, Carpaccio de noix de Saint-Jacques, Cabillaud en papillotes au barbecue.

  • Vintage score: 16/20
  • Lot presentation
    Pouilly Fumé Blanc Fumé de Pouilly Dagueneau

    Cuvée presentation

    The cuvée Blanc Fumé de Pouilly is a blend of 4 plots; it is an accessible wine from its youth. When tasting, the nose offers aromas of citrus, white flowers and mineral notes. On the palate, vivacity dominates and, as a whole, it is well balanced, taut, with a fine substance and a long finish…really mouthwatering. A wine with great ageing potential.

    Information about domain Dagueneau

    Domaine Didier Dagueneau was founded in 1982, and is renowned internationally for its fantastic Sauvignon wines. Yet the estate had a difficult start, as the public didn't appreciate the owner's non-traditional wine-making methods, which were largely based on intuition. But he proved himself determined, and ultimately won over the hearts of wine enthusiasts and professionals by demonstrating the value in his practices. The secret of this success lies in an incredibly aware understanding of how humans operate, as well as his ability to 'listen' to the wine throughout the vinification and ageing processes. Sustainable practices in caring for the vines, the practice of debudding to better control yields, harvests entirely carried out by hand and strict sorting methods of the grapes - these are all factors that have widely contributed to the domaine's success, with the support of a first-class technical team. In the winery, the wines are produced using yeasts selected from the estate's own vineyards, with a long élevage on the lees, supplemented by precise large-volume maturation in wooden barrels. Since the accidental death of Didier Dagueneau in 2008, his son Benjamin has taken over with great flair. In January 2016, Louis-Benjamin Dagueneau was even voted "Winemaker of the Year" by La Revue du Vin de France.

    Detailed characteristics

    • Quantity: 1 Magnum
    • Level: 1 into-neck
    • Label: 1 slightly marked label, 1 very slightly scuffed label
    • Origin: Private individual
    • Type of cellar: Space in a wine storage facility
    • Recoverable VAT: No
    • Original Wooden Case / Original Case: No
    • French customs seal: yes
    • Alcohol percentage: 13 %
    • Country/Region: Loire
    • Appellation/Wine: Pouilly Fumé
    • Producer/Owner: Dagueneau
    • Vintage: 2012
    • Color: White
    • Service temperature: 12°
    • Viticulture: Environment friendly 
    • Intensity: Crisp
    • Dominant aroma: Citrus
    • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
    • Grape variety: 100% sauvignon
    Pouilly Fumé Blanc Fumé de Pouilly Dagueneau
    Pouilly Fumé Blanc Fumé de Pouilly Dagueneau

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