Riesling 2016 Grand Cru Eichberg
Tasting notes : This wine displays concentrated aromas of citrus fruit, banana and yellow fruit. When young, the taste is fresh and crisp with the acidity balanced by a fine structure. The aftertaste is particularly silky and smooth.
Suggested food pairings : Our Riesling Grand Cru Eichberg is a perfect match for fish, lobster, scallops, sushi or a white meat.
Style : Dry white wine
Soil composition: Limestone marl
Grape Varieties: Riesling
Age of the vines: 30 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 for a nine-month period after which time the wine is bottled.
This organic wine carries the FR-BIO-01 certification.
91 points James Suckling in 2017