Domaine des Lauriers, Prestige Picpoul 2016
AOP Picpoul de Pinet
Lauriers Picpoul is head and shoulders above the others that we tried this Spring, and this year we have chosen their superb new Prestige cuvée. The fossil terroir of this special cuvée adds more complexity and depth.
There is a green tinge to the colour, with a citrusy, yeasty mouth-watering nose. On the palate there is great concentration, lovely mouthfeel, racy acidity and a long mineral aftertaste.
It is superb with fish, especially shellfish, and resembles a good Chablis in style. Available elsewhere at £9.45…