Gewürztraminer

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Sensory features: Nice colour light yellow with flashes amber. The nose is very fresh, subtle, with floral notes delicate: marigold flowers, almonds, sweet peas.Lively and spicy on the palate, neither too fat nor too intrusive. The finish exquisite with subtle notes of spice white pepper, ginger, almond paste.

Technical Notes

Grape variety: Gewürztraminer 

Soil: A Kientzheim vineyard. 20-year-old vines. Clay and limestone soil, gentle slopes, south-facing.

Vinification: The juice is extracted with infinite care in our air-bag press. The slow, gentle pressing avoids crushing the stalks and pips. The must starts fermenting of its own, thanks to the natural yeast present in the juice, and the fermentation generally lasts from 4 to 10 weeks. It is carried out in stainless-steel vats equipped with temperature control, a medium which maximises the expression of this variety's aromas.

Once the fermentation is finished, the wine has to be matured. This stage is essential, in order to fix its structure and aromas. As the wine matures, the tiny particules in suspension gradually sink to the bottom of the vat and form a deposit, which contributes richness.

Style: Medium dry

Best served: - Excellent aperitif with tapas or small sofas savory and sweet, slightly spicy flavours, exotic dishes. Fine also with a "tagine" saffron with seafood and orchards. 
Serve slightly cool, between 12 and 13 ° depending on the outside temperature.

Bottle size: 750ml

Alcohol content: 13.5%

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