Riesling 2015 Cuvée Charles
Named in honour of the estate's founder, Charles Baur, the Cuvée Charles represents, each vintage, according to Armand and Arnaud Baur, the epitome of the estate's AOC Alsace Riesling wine.
Tasting notes : This wine displays the aromas of 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
Grape Varieties: Riesling
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.
92 points Wine Enthusiast in 2017
90 points James Suckling in 2017