Gewurztraminer 2017 Fronenberg
This wine originates from Fronenberg – a superb argilo-calcareous “terroir” which is eastward facing.
Tasting notes : This wine is intense on the nose revealing hints of rose and lychee. On the palate it is round, full and rich and gives aromas of exotic fruits.
Suggested food pairings : Delicious as an aperitif, this wine also is perfectly suited to foie gras, spicy dishes or strong cheeses such as Roquefort or Munster.
Style : Medium sweet white wine
Appellation: AOC Alsace
Soil composition: Clay and limestone
Grape Varieties: Gewurztraminer
Method of harvest: Grapes picked and sorted by hand
Vinification: Extraction through pneumatic pressure of whole grapes, slow fermentation with close temperature regulation. Maturation with fine lees takes place over nine months after which time the wine is bottled.
This wine is organic certified according to the European Union regulations.
92 points in Wine Enthusiast in 2019
91 points in Vinous in 2019, Ian D'Agata