Gewurztraminer 2016 Grand Cru Eichberg
Tasting notes : Golden in colour to the eye, Gewurztraminer from the Grand Cru Eichberg is a wine that is full and rich, successfully blending elements of varied yellow and exotic fruit.
Suggested food pairings : Delicious as an aperitif, this wine is a perfect match for foie gras or a desert featuring citrus fruit or fruit with a yellow or white flesh (peaches or apricots) that is not overly sweet.
Style : Medium sweet white wine
AAppellation: Alsace Grand Cru Eichberg
Soil composition: Limestone and sandstone marl
Grape Varieties: Gewürztraminer
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 with fine lees takes place over a nine-month period after which time the wine is bottled.
This wine carries the organic certification FR-BIO-01.