Pouilly-Fuissé Cuvée Prestige

The FERRAND winery is situated in village of Solutré-Pouilly in the heart of the AOC POUILLY FUISSE "appellation contrôlée” in Southern Burgundy.

GEOLOGY : Clay and chalky soil from Jurassic time, vineyard is spread over East/southeast sunny slopes between 250 and 300 meter above the sea level.
AVERAGE GRAPE : 60 years old
GRAPE : 100% chardonnay

WINE MAKING :
Traditional, matured in stainless steel, enamel and oak casks, for about 30% of this vintage. Pneumatic pressing, decanting in thermo regulated vats. Total control of temperatures during fermentation with a cooling system in each container. Bâtonnage every week. Racking, blending and bottling in September.

TASTING :
Great yellow gold bright dress with white reflexions. A  fruity and complex nose with vanilla and exotic fruits. The palate is buttery and finely wooded which reveals apricots and coconut aromas.

RECOMMENDED DISHES : Foie gras, lobster, pike perch, monkfish, chicken in a cream sauce.
AGEING : 10 Years