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BERNARD FOUQUET Vouvray   “Cuvee de Silex” 2016  

Retail Price: $21

Value Rating: 4.2

Wine Factor: 1
Date Posted: February 23, 2018
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DDWA Score: 88

Great Value

The Bernard Fouquet Vouvray “Cuvee Silex” 2016 is an excellent example of ripe, tangy, slightly exotic and off-dry Vouvray. Candied lemon peel and light caramel nose moves to pear slices, pineapple chunks and perky acidity in the mouth. Exotic, lush and chock-full of fruity goodness, the sweetness lifts the generous flavors while not coming across as sweet. I think a sweet/salty jumbo shrimp dish (prosciutto, fruit salsa, toasty garlic) would be a great match.

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