Vin d'Alsace 'Pino' - Domaine Geschickt - 2017
Alsace / France
Pinot Gris / Pinot Blanc / Pinot Auxerrois / Pinot Noir
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
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.