Gewürztraminer Grand Cru Gloeckelberg 2017

Gewürztraminer Grand Cru Gloeckelberg 2017



Grapes: Gewürztraminer

Alcohol Content: 13% Vol

Serving Temperature: 10-12°C

Food Pairing: foie gras, matured cheese; popular with exotic dishes, sweet/sour or spicy; excellent as aperitif

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16,80 €

Gewurztraminer Grand Cru Gloeckelberg

Classification: Appellation Alsace Grand Cru Contrôlée

Production Area: Gloeckelberg is the name of a vineyard of the appellation Alsace Grand Cru, between the villages of Rodern and Saint-Hippolyte in Alsace, north eastern France

Soil Composition: sand and sandstone

Vinification: the grapes are selected and harvested manually; temperature-controlled fermentation and aging for some months in stainless steel tanks

Refinement: in bottle for some months

Longevity: more than 10-12 years

Tasting Notes:

  • colour: golden yellow
  • nose: intense notes of exotic fruit such as pineapple and mango; slightly peppery, rose petal
  • palate: lrich, full-bodied and spicy, sweetness and lightness of honey and dried fruit

Notes: Gewurztraminer is a particulary aromatic selection of an ancient vine always  known in Alsace, the Traminer Rosé. Etymologically, the name Gewurztraminer literally means “spicy Traminer" in Italian "Traminer aromatico"

Wines TypeBianco