Riesling Grand Cru Zinnkoepfle 2018
Grand Cru Zinnkoepfle Riesling , Aoc Alsace Grand Cru Zinnkoepfle, Vintage 2018
acidity (at) 7.59
to keep 12 Years
terroir Sand and Limestone
culture sustainable viticulture (Terra Vitis), HEV certification (high environmental value)
The altitude (422m) and the orientation (South) explain the origins of the name Zinnkoepfle : in Alsaces language « koepfle » means the head and « zinn » in the sun. It is the highest Grand Cru in Alsace. The soil is sand and limestone, chalk with shells (muschelkalk).
Sight : Bright yellow
Perfumes : Fine, virile, high complexity, white flowers, strawberry. Terroir brings some mint and star anise notes, mineral evolution
Taste : Taste confirms the nose with sustained aromas, nice and long after taste with a delicate freshness, at the same time, large and elegant. Impeccable focus, deep, persistent
Food matching : Seafood: steamed crab, fish with creamy sauce, sushi, sashimi, smoked salmon, sweet and Sour Pork, white meat (Veal), thai cuisine : light spicy dishes, goat cheese.