Coteaux du Giennois - Les Tuilleries
Exporters of Pouilly Fumé Throughout the World

Grape variety
Pinot Noir Burgundy way cultivated

Vineyard area
120 ha in the Loire Valley,
Center of France

Soil
Mainly kimmeridgian limestone with some flinty clay at St Andelain and areas of Portland clay. Alluvial deposits are to be found beside the Loire.

Yield
Approx. 40 hl/ha from vines with an average
age of 35 years.

Vinification
Pneumatic presses are used to ensure
the most gentle pressure which is gradually exerted
on the grapes.
The must is carefully selected and, after allowing
it to settle naturally, undergoes temperature controlled fermentation.
The wine is bottled one year after.

The wine
should be served chilled 12° C.

Colour : a ruby colour
Bouquet : flower an red fruits aromas
(strawberry, raspberry)
Mouth : soft, light and fresh.
(fine tannins)

Serve this wine with meat, cheese...