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Specifications

Colour:

White

Producer:

Domaine Weinbach

Region:

Alsace

Appellation:

Alsace

Grape Type:

Gewurztraminer

Gewurztraminer, Altenbourg, 2016

6x75cl £180.00

10 cases, 2 bottles

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Tasting Note:

The top quality, but not Grand Cru, Altenbourg vineyard, sitting just below GC Furstentum, habitually produces some of our favourite Weinbach Gewurztraminers – with the complexity of the Grand Cru but often a touch less weight. Here there’s a glorious fresh honey and pomelo note, peach, fresh tea leaf, and by way of a touch of botrytis that made its way into the blend, complex rich sweet notes of apricot and quince, and then spice and roses on the finish. There’s a fine seam of minerality at the core which lends an elegance to the fruity and fluid but not cloying voluptuousness of this beautiful cuvee.

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