Frey Sohler Gewürztraminer Vieilles Vignes
The Frey-Sohler estate has evolved through several generations, all intimately linked with the village and the wines of Alsace. Currently occupying 29 hectares, the estate is run by Damien and Nicolas Sohler. It is included within the “Scherwiller” Appellation Communale, and runs across the rocky slopes of the Rittersberg, at the foot of the imposing Château de l’Ortenbourg, which looks down upon these magnificent vineyards. Best with exotic dishes (spicy, sweet and sour, curry, Tandoori Chicken; soft cheese. It is also a wonderful apertif and naturally pairs with dessert.
This wine has an elegant robe with bright reflections. Its intense bouquet displays rich aromas of fruit, flowers and spices. It is robust, full-bodied, yet elegant and fills the palate. Drink young, but can be kept 3-5 years.
Soils are composed of alluvion, sand and granite.
Tradional methods are used; aerated three times all with temperature control.