Wine tasting note: 1997 Bourgeois Pouilly Fume

1997 Bourgeois Pouilly Fume

25th Sep 1999 GBP9 Loire Table White

I left this open for 4 to 5 hours to let excess sulphur burn off - didn't work though!
Bright, pale gold. Slightly herbal nose with cat's piss pungency - fruit masked by sulphur. Medium bodied with lots of sulphur on the palate masking lemon drop fruit. Good acidity with a long, dry finish. Needs food. Would have been lovely without the sulphur burn.

 
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