Gustave Lorentz Pinot Gris Organic Grand Cru Altenberg 2012

  • €44,00

This Grand Cru has an intense nose with aromas of white peaches, sandalwood, vanilla, sweet spices and a hint of honey. Rich full wine with a beautiful balance between the acids and the residual sugars and a wonderfully long aftertaste. Full, yet subtle and elegant.

Grapes; Pinot Gris from the classified Grand Cru slopes of Altenberg. Gustave Lorentz owns this vineyard.

The soil consists of clay and limestone. The vines are very old, between 30 and 50 years old. The Altenberg is the pride of the Bergheim winegrowers and has been known for its delicious wines since the end of the 13th century.
Altenberg Grand Cru wines stand out for the perfect balance between their subtle,
distinguished aroma. They are gastronomic wines par excellence.

This tasty and concentrated wine goes well with terrines of foie gras, duck and sweet and sour oriental cuisine.

Origin: France Alsace, Bergheim. The grapes come from the oldest vineyards of the domain (30 to 50 years old). The grapes are harvested by hand and pressed whole and undergo a very slow fermentation.

Since 2012, all own vineyards have been certified organic by EcoCert.

Specialties: Organic, Grand Cru

Alcohol: 13%