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Zind-Humbrecht Gewurztraminer 750ml 2011
Sku: 38564
The Humbrecht family has been winegrowers in Alsace since 1620 but the Domaine came by its current name when Leonard Humbrecht married Genevieve Zind in 1959. Located in the heart of the Her ...more
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Country: France
Region: Alsace
Sub-Region: Alsace Aoc
Grape Varietal: Gewurztraminer
Type: Still wine
Reg. 24.99
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In addition to presenting classic varietal aromas and flavors, there is clearly a strong mineral underpinning here.

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The Humbrecht family has been winegrowers in Alsace since 1620 but the Domaine came by its current name when Leonard Humbrecht married Genevieve Zind in 1959. Located in the heart of the Herrenweg vineyard, Leonard significantly expanded the family’s holdings to include an enviable collection of Grand Cru and other high quality vineyards. The Domaine is currently managed by Leonard’s son, Olivier Humbrecht, the only Alsacian winemaker to attain M.W. status. A staunch advocate for biodynamic farming, Olivier tailors every aspect of viticulture and winemaking based on terroir. Whether a single vineyard or a blend, place and vintage are clearly and unmistakably expressed in each wine.
Technical notes
The majority of fruit for this wine was harvested from Herrenweg, a vineyard located on the valley floor. The vines are 33 years old on average and were planted on gravelly soils of marl and limestone. Indice 1