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2010 Domaine Weinbach Gewurztraminer Furstentum Selection de Grains Nobles
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Albert Hertz, Eguisheim
About Domaine Weinbach

Domaine Weinbach was established in 1610 by the Capuchin monks who also gave their name to the domaine's most prized vineyard, Clos des Capucins. The estate itself got the name Weinbach--which literally translates to "wine brook"--from a little stream that trickles through the property.

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2010 Domaine Weinbach Gewurztraminer Furstentum Selection de Grains Nobles

Producer: Domaine Weinbach
Style: Sweet Wine
Grape Type: Gewurztraminer
Origin: France
Region: Alsace

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96 Points | Stephen Tanzer's IWC - September 2012

Bright golden-yellow.  Fabulous high-toned aromas of apricot, quince, mango and honey, complicated by notes of cinnamon and orange liqueur.  Wonderfully glyceral yet tangy on the palate, with a chewy quality and good acid thrust to the creamy, honeyed flavors of ripe tropical fruits and lemon curd.  Outstanding might not be a strong enough word to describe this extremely well balanced sweet wine.  Check out these numbers:  186 g/l residual sugar and 8 g/l total acidity, with a moderate 3.55 pH.  

95 Points | Wine Spectator

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Albert Hertz, Eguisheim
About Alsace

Alsace has been almost pathologically ignored by the American wine-drinking public for generations--a real mystery in light of the great number of juicy, pure wines produced in this picture-postcard region of northeastern France.
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One of the wine world's love-it-or-hate-it grapes, Gew├╝rztraminer is for many wine lovers the signature variety of Alsace. Its highly perfumed aromas of rose petal, smoked meat, lychee, grapefruit, and spices are immediate and captivating, although some examples lack refinement and seem a bit blowzy owing to low acidity and high alcohol. Gew├╝rztraminer is...
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