Riesling 2015 Cuvée Charles
Named in honour of the estate's founder, Charles Baur, the Cuvée Charles represents the epitome of the domain's Riesling wine.
Tasting notes : This wine displays the aromas of white flowers and citrus fruit. With a roundness in the mouth and of a superb length, this wine has a wonderful minerality.
Suggested food pairings : It allies itself perfectly with fish, sushi, poultry cooked in Riesling or white meat served in a sauce
Style : Dry white wine
Soil composition: Argilo-Calcareous
Grape Varieties: Riesling
Age of the vines: 25 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 with fine lees takes place over a ten month period after which time the wine is bottled.
This wine carries the organic certification FR-BIO-01.
92 points Wine Enthusiast in 2017
90 points James Suckling in 2017