Vin d'Alsace 'Pino' - Domaine Geschickt - 2017

£24.00Price
  • Origin

    Alsace / France

  • Style

    White

  • Grape Variety

    Pinot Gris / Pinot Blanc / Pinot Auxerrois / Pinot Noir

  • Production

    Biodynamic

  • ABV

    14 %

  • Winemaking

    Hand harvested from vines planted in several plots around Ammerschwihr with alluvial clay, marl, granite and limestone soils

     

    Some of the Pinot Gris coming from the famed Grand Cru site 'Kaefferkopf'

     

    Grapes are fermented individually in old barrels with indigenous yeasts

     

    The wine is blended and aged in old wooden foudres for 18 months

     

    Bottled unfined and unfiltered

  • Tasting Notes

    Wonderful balance and tension, with lots of freshness and minerality. Citrus and stone fruits come through with a nice weight and texture to the finish.