Pinot Gris (Tokay) Grand Cru Eichberg Martin Schaetzel (Domaine) (no reserve) 2013 - Lot of 1 Bottle
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Pinot Gris (Tokay) Grand Cru Eichberg Martin Schaetzel (Domaine) (no reserve) 2013

     
  • White fruit
  •  
  • Gastronomic wine
  • Color:White
  • 13.50% 
  • 0.75L
  • Intensity
  • Rich

This Pinot Gris Cru from the Grand Cru Eichberg enjoys a long-standing reputation spanning several centuries and an unparalleled terroir. These undeniable assets are accentuated by the reverent care afforded to the vines and in the cellar by this domaine. The wines they produce here are consistently refined and full-bodied, revealing aromas of white-fleshed fruits and basil with a delectable minerality.  More info

  • Quantity: 1 Bottle
  • Level: 1 into-neck
  • Label: 1 very slightly marked label
  • Country/Region: Alsace
  • Appellation/Wine: Pinot Gris (Tokay)
  • Producer/Owner: Martin Schaetzel (Domaine)
  • More information....

Pinot Gris (Tokay) Grand Cru Eichberg Martin Schaetzel (Domaine) serve at a temperature of 9°C. It will pair perfectly with the following dishes: Curry divers, Cuisine thaï, Poulet Tandoori et riz à l'indienne.

  • Vintage score: 15/20
  • Lot presentation
    Pinot Gris (Tokay) Grand Cru Eichberg Martin Schaetzel (Domaine)

    Cuvée presentation

    The Grand Cru Eichberg has been renowned for the quality of its wines since the 11th Century. The soil structure here consists of marly-limestone with areas of clay and the climate is dry and warm: ideal conditions for growing Pinot Gris. Wines from this terroir are seductively elegant; perfectly balanced with notes of white-fleshed fruits, basil and a gripping minerality. The utmost care is exercised in the vineyard and and the cellar alike with manual harvests, whole cluster pressing and maturation on fine lees. This reverent respect of terroir and the vinification process results in a wine which expresses a remarkably rich and full-bodied character.

    Information about domain Martin Schaetzel

    Maison Martin Schaetzel, who had been producing wines since 1852, was bought by businessman Marc Rinaldi in 2015 and has since been rechristened Domaine Martin Schaetzel by Kirrenbourg. Jean Schaetzel is stil present in the cellar and the decision to convert to biodynamic farming is very much in line with these vintners’ profound respect for the singularity of the Alsatian terroir. This domaine stretches over 9 hectares, prominenelty featuring the Schlossberg and Brand Grand Crus which cover 7 hectares alone. The real raison d’être of this domaine is to elevate Pinot Noir and Riesling: two of the most iconic Alsatian grape varieties.

    Detailed characteristics

    • Quantity: 1 Bottle
    • Level: 1 into-neck
    • Label: 1 very slightly marked label
    • Origin: Private individual
    • Type of cellar: Classic underground cellar
    • Recoverable VAT: No
    • Original Wooden Case: No
    • French customs seal: yes
    • Alcohol percentage: 13.50 %
    • Country/Region: Alsace
    • Appellation/Wine: Pinot Gris (Tokay)
    • Producer/Owner: Martin Schaetzel (Domaine)
    • Vintage: 2013
    • Color: White
    • Service temperature:
    • Viticulture: Sustainable farming 
    • Size (in ha): 9
    • Volume: 40000 bouteilles
    • Intensity: Rich
    • Dominant aroma: White fruit
    • Tasting occasion: Gastronomic wine
    • Grape variety: 100% Pinot Gris
    Pinot Gris (Tokay) Grand Cru Eichberg Martin Schaetzel (Domaine)
    Pinot Gris (Tokay) Grand Cru Eichberg Martin Schaetzel (Domaine)

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    Pinot Gris (Tokay) Grand Cru Eichberg Martin Schaetzel (Domaine) (no reserve) 2013

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