VAL DE LOIRE - POUILLY FUMÉ
In the pure tradition of Loire Valley wines, Domaine Lebrun is an award winning Pouilly Fume with subtle aromas displaying the richness and complexity of Sauvignon Blanc.
The origins of the wines of Pouilly date back to the Gallo-roman era. The wines were consumed and immensely enjoyed by kings going back as early as the 13th century. Today the region covers just over 1,200 hectares (2,965 acres). Its dry, fruity wines display the typical and complex nature of the Sauvignon Blanc varietal from diverse clay-limestone soils.
The wine has all the character of the flinty clay soils‚ displaying complex aromas of citrus fruit‚ tropical fruit and minor hints of gun-flint. It exhibits good acidity‚ excellent fatness and length on the palate.
Age of vines (avg.): 25 years
Blend: 100% Sauvignon Blanc
Terroir: Sand, Limestone, Clay
Serving temperature: 10-12 °C