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Pouilly-Fuissé C.C. Guffens-Heynen 2013

  • Yellow fruit
  • Gastronomic wine
  • Enjoy with friends
  • Color: White
  • 13% 
  • 0.75L
  • Intensity
  • Rich

A first class Pouilly-Fuissé in a fruit forward and opulent style with good minerality. A superb ambassador of wines from this region.  More info

  • Quantity: 1 Bottle
  • Level: 1 into-neck
  • Label: 1 very slightly marked label, 1 label covered with film
  • Origin: Private individual
  • Recoverable VAT: No
  • Country/Region: Burgundy
  • Appellation/Wine: Pouilly-Fuissé
  • Producer/Owner: Guffens-Heynen
  • More information....

Pouilly-Fuissé C.C. Guffens-Heynen serve at a temperature of 12°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Coquilles Saint-Jacques sauce suprême, Poulet de Bresse à la crème, Lotte à la sauce tomate.

  • Vintage score: 16/20
  • Lot presentation
    Pouilly-Fuissé C.C. Guffens-Heynen

    The wine

    Pouilly-Fuissé C.C has a light gold visual aspect. The nose delivers fruity aromas (including citrus fruit, white-fleshed fruit and exotic fruits, depending on the vintage) and floral notes. The mouth reveals spicy flavours that blend harmoniously with the fruit. This wine is also distinguished by its fine mineral acidity.

    Information about domain Guffens Heynen

    After studying a year in France in 1976, Maine and Jean-Marie Guffens-Heynen never returned to their native Flanders. Enchanted by the Burgundy vineyard and the land of Vergisson so dear to Lamartine, they cast aside their artistic impulses for the viticulture school of Mâcon. An internship with a producer and here they are now, three years later, at the head of a small vineyard in Pierreclos. Domaine Guffens-Heynen was born. In 1990, the couple decided to expand their activities and create the Verget trading house in Sologny. Breaking with the Burgundian traditions, they would be the first to buy white grapes from the best domaines of Mâconnais, Côte d'Or and Chablisien. The wines are then vinified, aged and then marketed under their own name; excluding trading, the Domaine Guffens also produces Mâcon-Pierreclos, Saint-Véran and Pouilly-Fuissé, and since 1997, VDP of the Vaucluse of the Domaine des Tourettes. Against all odds, these "philistines" mastered the art of Chardonnay, respected by all (including the greatest of the Côte de Beaune), praised by critics, sought after by connoisseurs. The wines from the Mâconnais and the Luberon have acquired a solid reputation; cuvées polished like diamonds, always very pure, and both rich and tense.

    Detailed characteristics

    • Quantity: 1 Bottle
    • Level: 1 into-neck
    • Label: 1 very slightly marked label, 1 label covered with film
    • Origin: Private individual
    • Type of cellar: Classic underground cellar
    • Recoverable VAT: No
    • Original Wooden Case / Original Case: No
    • French customs seal: yes
    • Alcohol percentage: 13 %
    • Country/Region: Burgundy
    • Appellation/Wine: Pouilly-Fuissé
    • Producer/Owner: Guffens-Heynen
    • Vintage: 2013
    • Color: White
    • Service temperature: 12°
    • Viticulture: Environment friendly 
    • Size (in ha): 5.5
    • Intensity: Rich
    • Dominant aroma: Yellow fruit
    • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
    • Grape variety: 100% Chardonnay
    Pouilly-Fuissé C.C. Guffens-Heynen
    Pouilly-Fuissé C.C. Guffens-Heynen

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    iDealwine price estimate
    Pouilly-Fuissé C.C. Guffens-Heynen 2013

    iDealwine Price(1) corresponds to the hammer price and the buyer's premium charged by the auctioneer. (1)Bottle format