Pinot Gris 2015 Grand Cru Eichberg
Tasting notes : The nose is intense, composed of floral hints and very mature yellow fruit. ON the palate, this sweet wine is round, very full and reveals a fabulous concentration of candied yellow fruit (Mirabelle plums, apricots, peaches).
Suggested food pairings : Perfect as an aperitif, it goes very well with foie gras or a fruit desert such as a tarte Tatin
Style : Sweet white wine
Appellation: Alsace Grand Cru Eichberg
Soil composition: Limestone and sandstone marl
Grape Varieties: Pinot Gris
Age of the vines: 35 years
Method of harvest: Grapes picked and sorted by hand
Vinification: Extraction through pneumatic pressure of whole grapes, slow fermentation under close temperature regulation. Maturation over fine lees takes place over a nine month period after which time the wine is bottled.