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Saumaize-Michelin Pouilly-Fuisse Clos Sur La Roche
Domaine Saumaize-Michelin
France - Burgundy - Pouilly Fuisse   

Produced from the oldest parcel of the estate dating back from 1979 and planted on the slopes of the Vergisson Rock, "Clos sur la Roche" benefits from a south sun exposure. This beautiful Chardonnay offers abundant floral and white fruit aromas, toasty and buttery notes and brioche scents. Well-balanced and concentrated on the palate with a rich structure and refreshing notes of zesty lemon and mineral purity that brings a vibrant energy to the finish.

Specifications
Appellation
Pouilly Fuisse
Wine Type
White
Varietal(s)
100% Chardonnay
Age of vines
40-100 years old
Agricultural Practices
Biodynamic
Soil type
limestone
Vinification
Manual harvest. Crushing, slow pneumatic pressing, full fermentation in Burgundy French oak barrels (15% new).
Aging for one year on fine lees. Bottled according to the lunar calendar without filtration.
Pairings

White meat, poultry, fish, cheese

Producer Information: Domaine Saumaize-Michelin

Saumaize-Michelin was founded in 1977, when Roger Saumaize received 4 hectares of vineyards from his father. Roger had grown up in the vineyards and began working them at age 14. ...
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