Gewürztraminer “Portrait”

Bottle Size: 750 mL

UPC Number: 875734008031

  • Vintage 2013
  • Producer
  • Country France
  • Region Alsace, France
  • Alcohol 13.5%
  • Composition:
    100% Gewürztraminer
  • Winemaker Notes Just a few kilometers southwest of Colmar, the Zinck winery is located in Eguisheim, one of the loveliest villages in Alsace. Sheltered by the Vosges Mountains, the climate is semi-continental, quite sunny, temperate and dry. The winery is now run by Phillipe and Pascale Zinck.

    The vineyards cover over 20 hectares and produce wines with labels guaranteeing the origin of the wine, AOC. These include AOC Alsace, AOC Grand Cru, AOC Crémant of Alsace, and special mentions for the late harvest and grains nobles.
  • Tasting Notes Serving:
    Aperitif.
    Spicy and exotic cuisine: Asian, Creole, and Latin American.
    Characterful cheeses like Roquefort, Munster.
    Various desserts: pies, cakes, fruit salad.
    • Altitude: Between 220 and 280 m
    • Aspect: East, South-East
    • Average Age of Vines: 25 years
    • Soil: Silty and clay-silt
  • Vinification Harvested by hand, pneumatic press, static must settling, alcoholic fermentation in stainless, steel tanks with individual heating/refrigeration system. Maturation on the lees until next spring.
    • Residual Sugar: 15.4 g/L
    • Total Acidity: 3.6 g/L
    • Drink at: 8 degrees C
    • Cellaring: 2 to 5 years
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