Back to catalogue

Share this wine

2015 ZIND-HUMBRECHT Riesling

ZIND-HUMBRECHT Riesling 2015 Organic / Biodynamic

27.00 CAD

$27.00

  • Portfolio
  • Portfolio
  • Réserve & sélection
  • Product code
  • Product code
  • 11461101
  • Format
  • Format
  • 12x750ml
  • Listing type
  • Listing type
  • SAQ Specialty by lotRead more
  • Status
  • Status
  • Store OnlyRead more
  • Country
  • Country
  • France
  • Regulated designation
  • Regulated designation
  • Appellation origine controlée (AOC)
  • Region
  • Region
  • Alsace
  • Varietal(s)
  • Varietal(s)
  • Riesling 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...

    See the ZIND-HUMBRECHT detail page for more information on this brand

Press reviews

  • - 93 Points -

    December 2016

    A solid riesling with sliced-apple and lime aromas and flavors. Cement and stone undertones. Pretty, phenolic texture. Medium to full body, a bone-dry palate and a gorgeous finish. Rich and flavorful yet only 11.5% alcohol. Don't miss this. Biodynamically grown grapes all from around the winery in Turckheim. 

    See detailed press review
  • - 91 Points -

    February 2017

    A limey nose introduces a really juicy lemon and tangerine palate, with a hint of zest and pith on the mid-palate. Incredibly pure fruit expression with a good length, this is a great introduction to Alsatian Riesling.

     

    See detailed press review