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2013 ZIND-HUMBRECHT Gewurztraminer Calcaire

ZIND-HUMBRECHT Gewurztraminer Calcaire 2013 Organic / Biodynamic

55.50* CAD

$55.50* * Suggested retail price

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  • Portfolio
  • Portfolio
  • Liquid Art
  • Product code
  • Product code
  • 754330
  • Format
  • Format
  • 6x750ml
  • Listing type
  • Listing type
  • OpenRead more
  • Status
  • Status
  • UnavailableRead more
  • Country
  • Country
  • France
  • Regulated designation
  • Regulated designation
  • Appellation origine controlée (AOC)
  • Region
  • Region
  • Alsace
  • Varietal(s)
  • Varietal(s)
  • Gewürztraminer
  • Color
  • Color
  • White
  • Closure type
  • Closure type
  • Cork
  • About this winery

    Olivier Humbrecht is one of the world's most renowned winegrowers. He is a Master of Wine and has been described by Robert Parker as the greatest white winemaker on earth. Yet he is very soft spoken, humble, and self-deprecating, which makes him perfectly suited to his assumed role as a global ambassador of wine. He is a champion of terroir, biodynamic farming principles, and non-interventionist winemaking, whose family have been winegrowers in Alsace for 12 generations (since 1620). He is...

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Press reviews

  • - 93 Points -

    - Best of Year -

    Anne Krebiehl MW, December 2015

    The restrained and floral opening of jasmine and mandarin peel leads to a palate that holds just a touch of residual sugar, filling this gorgeously balanced Gewurztraminer to the brim with sweet citrus swirls of tangerine, satsuma and mandarin. Notes of orange blossom hover and are pulled into focus by the textured mouthfeel of this immensely elegant wine.

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  • - 92 Points -

    Alison Napjus, October 2015

    A vein of chalky minerality underscores this intense, vibrant white, with racy acidity and lots of ground spice supporting the flavors of guava, pink grapefruit zest, star fruit and melon, accented by floral, fresh herb and honey details. A full-bodied white set on a sleek frame, this culminates in a minerally, firm finish.

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