This wine is one of our “classique” wines. Edelzwicker means ” noble blend “. Indeed, this wine is a mix of the best Alsace grapes varieties.
Location : On the lower slope of the hillside with southern exposure
Soil : Very decomposed granite rich in micas
Age of the vines : from 3 to 25 years old
Grape varieties :
15 % Chasselas
15 % Auxerrois
20 % Riesling
5% Pinot Gris
(These proportions can change every year)
Average production per year : 6 600 bottles of 1 000 ml
Main analytic characteristics :
• alcohol = 12°8
• residual sugar = 3.8 g/l
• tartaric acidity = 4 g/l
• pH = 3.54
Tasting notes :
• A bright pale yellow with light gold reflections
• An intense bouquet which evokes white and yellow flowers as well as fresh fruits.
• A firm and pleasant entry followed by a good presence on the palate thanks to its body and its nice acidity.
Its pleasant aromas and its balance will perfectly complement your casual meals.
Ageing : between 3 and 5 years