Gewurztraminer - Joseph Cattin - 2012 - 75cl


Lush and spicy, Joseph Cattin Gewurztraminer is characterized by its exuberant bouquet of enormous complexity. Opulent and seductive, it can be enjoyed as an aperitif, as well as accompanying exotic dishes, strong cheeses and desserts. Gold Medal 2013


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This medaled Gewurztraminer comes from different parcels of the Alsatian vineyard, most of which are located in its center. 

Color: Yellow gold very pronounced. 

Nose: Powerful and complex, with notes of ripe fruit, exotic fruits such as litchi and mango, floral with rose, citrus (orange peel) and spices (ginger, peppermint, cloves, pepper), honey. 

Mouth: Its intense aroma develops rich aromas of fruits (mango, litchi), flowers (roses), spices and licorice. 

This is a full-bodied, well-structured, wide and round wine. 

Service temperature: 8 ° -10 ° C. 

Guard: 1 to 5 years. 

Owner's Name: Cattin Family 

Vineyard Surface: 60 Hectares 

Grape Varieties: 100% Gewurztraminer 

Geology: Limestone 

Vinification: Slow pressurization of grape berries to preserve the character of the wine. 

Fermentation between 18 ° C and 22 ° C. 

Average age of the vineyards: 60 years 

Millésime 2012: Gold Medal at the Concours des Grands Vins de France de Mâcon 2013 and the Grand Concours des Vins d'Alsace de Colmar 2013. 

Silver Medal at the Concours Général Agricole de Paris 2013. 

Recommendation in the Decanter 2013 Contest. 

Millésime 2011: Silver Medal at Decanter World Wine Awards

Country
France
Region
Alsace
Vintage
2012
Grapes
Gewurztraminer
Type
White Wine
Volume
75cl
Alcohol
13%
Regional DOC
Alsace
Recommendations
Meat, Fish, Aperitif