WOLFBERGER - Riesling Grand Cru Eichberg 2019 - Alsace - France

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Product SKU
AL18
Vintage: 2019
The colour is pale yellow with crystalline tints. On the nose, it is refined, with fresh aromas of mint, eucalyptus and verbena. On the palate, the attack is straightforward. It is racy and well balanced. There are the same flavours of mint in retro olfaction. A mineral, precise Riesling from the limestone soils of the Eichberg Grand Cru with excellent ageing potential
$58.00
Country FRANCE Region Alsace Grape Varietal Riesling

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Description

The colour is pale yellow with crystalline tints. On the nose, it is refined, with fresh aromas of mint, eucalyptus and verbena. On the palate, the attack is straightforward. It is racy and well balanced. There are the same flavours of mint in retro olfaction. A mineral, precise Riesling from the limestone soils of the Eichberg Grand Cru with excellent ageing potential

Vintage in image may vary. Refer to wine facts for current vintage.

How to pair it

  • Meat Pairs well with poultry, fish carpaccio
  • Cheese Pairs well with goat cheese
  • Legumes Pairs well with salad

Wine Facts

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Product Type White Wine
Grape Varietal Riesling
Vintage 2019
Region Alsace
Country FRANCE
Winemakers Emilie Lejour
Producer Wolfberger
Harvest method Manual - harvested by hand
Fermentation & maceration Fermented in temperature controlled stainless steel tanks
Aging Minimum of 12 months on fine lees
Alcohol 13,
Mouth Attribute Balanced, Crisp, Herbal, Minerals
Nose Attribute Citrus, Fresh, Herbal, Mineral
SKU AL18

Vineyard Info

Located southwest of the village of Eguisheim, the Grand Cru Eichberg stretches over two gentle slopes southeast exposed, at an altitude between 220 and 340 metres. Below the three castles, this vineyard at the northern edge of the Rouffach fracture zone, is sheltered by the Vosges foothills. This site enjoys a particularly dry and warm microclimate, with the lowest rainfall recorded in the Colmar region.

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Description

The colour is pale yellow with crystalline tints. On the nose, it is refined, with fresh aromas of mint, eucalyptus and verbena. On the palate, the attack is straightforward. It is racy and well balanced. There are the same flavours of mint in retro olfaction. A mineral, precise Riesling from the limestone soils of the Eichberg Grand Cru with excellent ageing potential

Vintage in image may vary. Refer to wine facts for current vintage.

How to pair it

  • Meat Pairs well with poultry, fish carpaccio
  • Cheese Pairs well with goat cheese
  • Legumes Pairs well with salad
More Information
Product Type White Wine
Grape Varietal Riesling
Vintage 2019
Region Alsace
Country FRANCE
Winemakers Emilie Lejour
Producer Wolfberger
Harvest method Manual - harvested by hand
Fermentation & maceration Fermented in temperature controlled stainless steel tanks
Aging Minimum of 12 months on fine lees
Alcohol 13,
Mouth Attribute Balanced, Crisp, Herbal, Minerals
Nose Attribute Citrus, Fresh, Herbal, Mineral
SKU AL18

Located southwest of the village of Eguisheim, the Grand Cru Eichberg stretches over two gentle slopes southeast exposed, at an altitude between 220 and 340 metres. Below the three castles, this vineyard at the northern edge of the Rouffach fracture zone, is sheltered by the Vosges foothills. This site enjoys a particularly dry and warm microclimate, with the lowest rainfall recorded in the Colmar region.

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