Riesling Grand Cru Geisberg Kientzler 2016 - Lot of 1 Bottle
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Riesling Grand Cru Geisberg Kientzler 2016

  • Citrus
  • Gastronomic wine
  • Color:White
  • 13% 
  • 0.75L
  • Intensity
  • Crisp

This Riesling Grand Cru has considerable volume balanced against a great mineral character, and a seductive purity and sparkle. More info

Produced from the Geisburg Grand Cru, this Riesling reveals an intense aromatic bouquet characterised by mineral, citrus and white flower notes. Its appealing volume is counterbalanced by a strong mineral character, lending it purity and sparkle. It can be drunk when young, yet reveals great aromatic generosity after a few years' keeping.

Riesling Grand Cru Geisberg Kientzler serve at a temperature of 9°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Brochettes de crevettes grillées au barbecue, Cabillaud en papillotes, Carpaccio de noix de Saint-Jacques.

  • Vintage score: 16/20
  • Lot presentation
    Riesling Grand Cru Geisberg Kientzler

    Cuvée presentation

    Produced from the Geisburg Grand Cru, this Riesling reveals an intense aromatic bouquet characterised by mineral, citrus and white flower notes. Its appealing volume is counterbalanced by a strong mineral character, lending it purity and sparkle. It can be drunk when young, yet reveals great aromatic generosity after a few years' keeping.

    Information about domain Kientzler

    The Kientzler family have been winemaking in Ribeauvillé for five generations, passing the domaine on from father to son, theirs is one the most well-regarded domaines in the region. The vineyard stretches over 14 hectares, including the villages of Ribeauvillé, Bergheim, Hunawihr and Riquewihr and is planted largely with old vines, as well as new stock selected from the most robust older specimens. In 2009 André Kientzler passed the reins of this domaine to his two sons, Thierry and Eric, who continue to produce a remarkable collection of wines.

    Detailed characteristics

    • Quantity: 1 Bottle
    • Level: 1 into-neck
    • Label: 1 good appearance
    • Origin: Producer
    • Recoverable VAT: Yes
    • Original Wooden Case: No
    • French customs seal: no
    • Alcohol percentage: 13 %
    • Country/Region: Alsace
    • Appellation/Wine: Riesling
    • Classification: Grand Cru
    • Producer/Owner: Kientzler
    • Vintage: 2016
    • Color: White
    • Service temperature:
    • Viticulture: Conventional 
    • Size (in ha): 14
    • Volume: 80000
    • Intensity: Crisp
    • Dominant aroma: Citrus
    • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
    • Grape variety: 99% Riesling
    Riesling Grand Cru Geisberg Kientzler
    Riesling Grand Cru Geisberg Kientzler

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