Riesling Zinnkoepflé 2019

Riesling Zinnkoepflé 2019

Riesling Zinnkoepflé 2019
Riesling Zinnkoepflé 2019
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"Toasty and spicy, but with tons of golden-fruit character and a slug of exotic aromas, this is a dramatic Alsace dry riesling that pushes the region’s classic style to the limit, but the exciting, lemony acidity keeps it on track at the expressive finish."

James Suckling

By hand, in boxes of 20 kg
20 hl/ha
Ageing potential
Jusqu'en 2036
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Fermentation slow fermentation (natural yeast) and maturation on fine lees
Date of harvest 4th October 2019
Residual Sugar 1 gramme / litre
Acidity 8,7 grams/litre
Alcohol 14 % / volume
Grape variety Riesling
Terroir Zinnkoepfle

The vine

A steep south-facing hillside, the grand cru Zinnkoepflé overlooks the Soultzmatt valley. Its soil consists mainly of sandstone and shellfish limestone.

Riesling and gewurztraminer are two emblematic varieties of this terroir. They are distinguished by aerial and elegant wines. The notes of small wild herbs and minerality are his signature.

Average age of the vines :  10 years

Grand Cru Zinnkoepflé

Situated in the Soultzmatt Valley

Suggested pairings

Airy and mineral, with a lot of finesse, this riesling from the grand cru Zinnkoepflé harmonizes with grilled fish or skewers of St Jacques.