Joseph Mellot / 2015 Pouilly-Fume Le Chant des Vignes.

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Joseph Mellot / 2015 Pouilly-Fume Le Chant des Vignes

COUNTRY/REGION: France/Loire Valley.

GRAPES: 100% Sauvignon Blanc.

ABV: 13%

UNIT: 1 x 75cl Bottle.

WINEMAKER NOTES: A complex nose of grapefruit and gunflint, with a fresh tropical fruit palate. This wine has exceptional length.

VINEYARDS: The grapes are grown on predominantly siliceous soils. All vineyard processes are carried out in an environmental manner, adapted to each terroir.

VINTAGE: 2015 was a challenging year as rains and higher temperatures than usual disturbed the flowering season. Consequently, the yields were lower than in previous years. Fortunately, a very dry summer allowed the grapes to ripen fully and to be in good health before harvest. In the same way that 2014 was a challenging but star year, 2015 is a great vintage that has given very fruity, well-balanced and rich wines with great depth.

WINEMAKING: Following on from cold static settling, the fermentation takes place at low temperatures in temperature controlled stainless steel tanks.

TASTING NOTES: Fresh, zesty Sauvignon Blanc with exotic fruits and grapefruit aromas and flinty minerality, this is a classic to win the hearts of any follower of this insatiably popular grape.

DELIVERY: All our wines are stored in our importers bonded warehouse’s, which have the optimum environment for fine wine storage, by carefully regulating temperature, humidity and other microclimatic factors.

As such, please allow between 7 and 10 days for your delivery to arrive.