Muscat d'Alsace - Laurent Barth - 2016

  • Origin

    Alsace / France

  • Style


  • Grape Variety

    Muscat d’Alsace / Muscat Ottonel

  • Production

    Organic / Biodynamic Practices

  • ABV

    13 %

  • Winemaking

    Hand harvested from 40-50yr old vines planted in 3 parcels, including Grand Cru 'Marckrain' planted on limestone-clay and lower slope Grand Cru 'Schlossberg' on granite


    Direct press and fermented in 600L demi-muid and 1500L foudres, with a small amount in stainless steel


    Aged further in the same vessels


    Minimal added sulphur

  • Tasting Notes

    Great precision, intensity and balance. Aromatic, light grape fruit and terrific minerality all combine. A perfect food wine.