Wine Domaine Masson-Blondelet, Pouilly-Fume "Villa Paulus", 2012
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Reviews of purchase Domaine Masson-Blondelet, Pouilly-Fume "Villa Paulus", 2012
The wine is light yellow with light amber highlights.
Fresh taste of the wine shows good balance between sweetness and acidity, classic fruity hints of marzipan and air and minerals in an elegant finish.
The aroma of wine combines notes of grapefruit, quince and apricot with a non-aggressive notes of dried herbs.
The wine will be the perfect pair with seafood and cheeses from goat's milk, poultry dishes and white meat, and at the age of 5 to 6 years old wine is better to combine with scrambled eggs with truffles, chicken fillet with mushrooms and rice, snails.
Pouilly-Fume "Villa Paulus" - elegant and delicate dry white wine from Domaine Masson-Blondelet. For its production using grapes from the vines of Sauvignon Blanc, whose age is 25-40 years. Soil, which is a vineyard, composed of marl, white clay and a small amount of fossilized oyster shells. The vineyards are located in the south and south-east of Pouilly-Fumé. Earth vineyards regularly loosened in order to have access to oxygen is greater than the roots of grapes. Also, the manufacturer does not use in chemical fertilizers. Once the crop is harvested, it is delivered to the winery cellar, where very quickly sorted and subjected to the delicate pressing. Fermentation occurs in stainless steel tanks. Further, the beverage is kept not precipitate that improves the texture and character. Storage capacity Pouilly Fumé, "Villa Paulus" is at least 5-6 years.
Domain Management Masson-Blondel concentrated in the hands of spouses Masson and their children, who are representatives of the seventh generation of a family of hereditary winemakers. The first mention of this wine farm, located on the picturesque banks of the Loire, refers to 1826! The current owners with respect for its terroir and observe family traditions. This producer, who is considered one of the best in the region, is highly valued by wine critics - for the past 25 years Domain Masson-Blondel won 57 medals and awards at various prestigious wine competitions. Many well-known restaurants include Domain products to their wine lists.