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Trimbach Reserve Pinot Gris 2012

Union Square Wine $18.99

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Tasting notes from Wine Spectator 

Tasting Note

An elegant white, with a frame of firm acidity that is well-meshed with a layer of smoky minerality and flavors of dried apricot, toasted almond, lemon curd and herb. Drink now through 2020

 

from the winery

Pinot Gris « Réserve »

One of the most remarkable of Alsace grape varieties which combines a full-bodied, heady but dry fruitiness.

Its generous personality and its hint of smokiness make it the perfect accompaniment for a wide variety of gastronomic dishes.

Pair with : terrines, fish in sauce, smoked or raw, white meats, veal sweetbreads, mushrooms, well-seasoned and aromatic dishes, Asian cuisine…

Availability : 2013 vintage is available now at the tasting room (Soon 2014).

Ageing potential : 5 to 10 years

 

The Family personaly looks after each operation, from planting to harvests and from vinification to bottling.

Maison Trimbach’s vineyards are all situated around Ribeauvillé, where the soils are dominant inlimestone (Ribeauvillé, Hunawihr, Bergheim, Rorschwihr, Riquewihr and Mittelwihr).

They benefit from the unique alsatian microclimate, thanks to the Vosges Mountains protection, which preserves the plain from the rain.

 

The Family personaly looks after each operation, from planting to harvests and from vinification to bottling.

Maison Trimbach’s vineyards are all situated around Ribeauvillé, where the soils are dominant inlimestone (Ribeauvillé, Hunawihr, Bergheim, Rorschwihr, Riquewihr and Mittelwihr).

They benefit from the unique alsatian microclimate, thanks to the Vosges Mountains protection, which preserves the plain from the rain.