Aromas of broom and grapefruit, with discernible notes of gunflint in wines from siliceous soils. The wines are made to drink young, although some cuvées show good potential for aging.
Harvested on the best limestone slopes in the appellation blessed with southwestern exposure.
Les “Cris” is the local term used to describe a parcel of vines planted in caillotes or pebbly limestone soil.
Alain Cailbourdin came to Pouilly-Fumé to work a harvest while attending university ... read more