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4.5/5 by 2 customers
Note : Bettane & Desseauve 16,5/20
« Grande pureté des arômes, épices et fleurs, bouche à l'équilibre idéalement sec, avec un gras de texture très intéressant.» (Le Guide des Vins Bettane & Desseauve 2018) Puissant et structuré avec une sensation tannique, un Gewurztraminer de table !

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Winery :
Domaine Zind-Humbrecht
Name of the wine :
Gewurztraminer Vieilles Vignes
Vintage :
2013
Appellation :
Alsace
Origin :
Alsace
Colour :
White wine
Grape Variety :
100% Gewurztraminer
Terroirs :
Sol de graves quaternaires
Harvest :
Manuelles
Viticulture :
Biologique et biodynamique certifiée
Vinification :
Traditionnelle
Alcohol content :
14 %
Residual sugar :
5,8 g/L
Aging :
Sur lies
Organic wine :
Yes
Nose :
Puissant marqué par les lies. À l'aération, des arômes épicés, lard fumé, poivre. Avec le temps le vin dévoilera des arômes davantage floraux.
Palate :
Structurée avec une présence "tannique" due à la sensation d'absence totale de sucres résiduels. Belle énergie. Finale plus velours, assurément un vin de table.
Drink from :
2018
Drink before :
2028
Open :
1 heure avant
Serve :
En carafe à 10-12°C
Food pairing : S'appréciera très bien avec un foie gras poêlé, des plats finement épicés (curry, gingembre, citronnelle,...) une pastilla, ou encore avec un saumon fumé, fromages affinés (Munster, Bleu, Maroilles, Epoisses)...
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Guide Bettane & Desseauve des Vins de France

Guide Bettane & Desseauve des Vins de France

Wine rated : 16,5/20 (Vin de référence)
Vineyard rated (guide 2020) : 5*****Stars (Exceptional producers, representing the very top of quality in France and in the world)

About this wine : Grande pureté des arômes, épices et fleurs, bouche à l'équilibre idéalement sec, avec un gras de texture très intéressant.

About the vineyard : For several decades, this estate has embodied an ideal of the absolute in terms of great wines of terroir. Léonard Humbrecht had visionary by acquiring superbly located plots on the Rangen: Clos Windsbuhl, Clos Jebsal, Brand or Hengst, his son Olivier magnifies the expression of the soils with an incredible intensity and power. The style of the estate had an inflection with the transition to biodynamy, in the late 1990s, wines still being more tense and more rights than in the past, even though they retained their wealth and their density. Entry-level wines until the Herrenweg cuvées, are expressive fairly quickly. On the other hand, as soon as someone enters the circle of the great terroirs, a cellaring in the bottle is generally required, the time that the wines express the best high balance between minerality and concentration.

Wine Advocate - Robert Parker

Wine Advocate - Robert Parker

Vineyard rated : Recommended (Winery recommended by the Wine Advocate - Robert Parker)

About the vineyard :  

Guide des Meilleurs Vins de France - RVF

Guide des Meilleurs Vins de France - RVF

Vineyard rated (guide 2020) : 3***Étoiles (Ils représentent l'excellence du vignoble français. Les meilleurs terroirs exploités par les plus grands vignerons. Déguster leur vin est toujours un moment magique)

About the vineyard : More than ever, this major estate flies high the colours of Alsace, with a range of wines that are difficult to ignore. Tireless ambassadors of their wines and the region, Olivier Humbrecht and his father Léonard have long understood the importance of the work in the vineyard. Involved in biodynamic viticulture, Olivier became one of the leaders in France. Installing in a huge cellar, in Turckheim, yet increased the quality. Aware of the stalemate caused by the increase of the maturity of the grapes and its corollary, the rise of residual sugars, the winemaker has returned  to drier wines since a few vintages, keeping their strong personality with a special concentration. As all great Alsatian, they take their size with a few years of cellaring.

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4.5/5
by 2 reviews
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Rating without reviews of M. JEROME H. Published on 28/10/2019
Rating without reviews of M. N L. Published on 06/09/2018
L'AOC des vins d'Alsace et Alsace Grand Cru a été obtenue suite à de longues discussions au plan national. En 1935, un premier décret met en place les AOC françaises, mais les pourparlers avec l'INAO, organisme certificateur, ont été interrompus du fait de l'annexion de l'Alsace par l'Allemagne durant la  Seconde Guerre mondiale. Ce fut également la première appellation ...
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