Gewurztraminer

AOC Alsace - Gewurztraminer 2015 - 75cl

Technical sheet

  • Grape variety : 100% Gewurztraminer
  • Terroir : granite
  • Vine age : 25 years
  • Surface : 90 ares
  • Densité : 5000 vines / hectare
  • Yield : 45 hl / ha
  • Pruning: Double Guyot
  • Harvest: hand picked
  • Viticultural method : Agriculture Biologique (Ecocert certification)
  • Vinification : cold static clarification during 48 hours after pressing. Slow regulated fermentation in stainless steel between 15 and 18°C during 1 month.

Tasting

Full-bodied and well structured, it develops a rich aroma of flowers (rose), spices and exotic fruit (lychee, mango). The palate is off-dry and powerful with a long finish.

Food matching

It is perfect as an aperitif or with ethnic cuisine, spice ("Red Thai chicken curry with jasmine rice", "sweet & sour chicken with pineapple"), with strong cheeses (Blue cheese, Munster…) or with orange (canard à l'Orange or salade)

Others infos

Serve between 8-10°C. Drinking well now and will reward from cellaring a few years.

Technical analysis

  • Alcohol : 13,70% vol.
  • Residual sugar : 16,80g/L
  • Tartaric acid : 4,30g/L