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2001 ZIND-HUMBRECHT Pinot Gris Grand Cru Rangen de Thann Clos-Saint-Urbain

ZIND-HUMBRECHT Pinot Gris Grand Cru Rangen de Thann Clos-Saint-Urbain 2001 Organic / Biodynamic

111.50 CAD

$111.50

  • Portfolio
  • Portfolio
  • Réserve & sélection
  • Product code
  • Product code
  • 12333988
  • Format
  • Format
  • 12x750ml
  • Listing type
  • Listing type
  • SAQ Signature
  • Status
  • Status
  • Available
  • Country
  • Country
  • France
  • Regulated designation
  • Regulated designation
  • Appellation origine controlée (AOC)
  • Region
  • Region
  • Alsace
  • Appellation
  • Appellation
  • Alsace Grand Cru Rangen
  • Varietal(s)
  • Varietal(s)
  • Pinot Gris 100 %
  • 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 -

    Ian D'Agata, June 2016

    Bright deep yellow. Smoky camphor, peach and a hint of honeyed pineapple on the showy nose. Enters the mouth fresh, lively and precise, then turns slightly austere, showing noteworthy tannic bite to its orchard fruit and sweet spice flavors. A touch of marmaladey botrytis adds complexity on the lingering, ripe, rich finish. In 2001, high-quality botrytis targeted the Pinot Gris, so that a Sélection de Grains Nobles was produced with the grapes from the vines nearest to the river Thur; 

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