Hugel

Hugel

Domain: Hugel

Hugel is a family operation that has been making wines since 1639; production is currently managed by the eleventh and twelfth generations, in the form of Jean-Philippe, Marc and Étienne, who endeavour to uphold the Hugel style developed by their ancestors. Their activities are divided between a wine merchant business and production in their own name, from the 26 hectare vineyard, located entirely in Riquewihr in the most prestigious crus and planted with traditional varieties in the following proportions: 40% Riesling, 40% Gewurztraminer, 15% (Tokay) Pinot Gris and 5% Pinot Noir. The oldest vines (around 60 years old) are from the family nursery. Hugel produces wine with rigorous respect for the environment: no fertilizers, very low yields, and green harvests at the end of July. The wine merchant activity is supplied solely by the purchase of grapes, from 115 hectares that are managed by growers under contract. All of the harvests are manual and will remain so. Hugel produces 110,000 cases of wine every year, 85% of which are exported. In order to preserve the wines' freshness and character, Hugel starts bottling in the spring. The Jubilee, VT and SGN cuvées are only produced in the best years, from the Domaine Viticole Hugel's Grands Crus vines. It is largely the Hugel family who have instigated the revival of this kind of wine. ssert wines in the world. Furthermore they have an almost unlimited longevity.

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Hugel: All wines from this producer

Hugel: All wines from this producer

Gewurztraminer Vendanges Tardives Hugel (Domaine)
Gewurztraminer Sélection de Grains Nobles Hugel (Domaine)
Riesling Sélection de Grains Nobles Hugel (Domaine)
Pinot Gris (Tokay) Sélection de Grains Nobles Hugel (Domaine)
Riesling Réserve Personnelle Jubilee Hugel (Domaine)
Gewurztraminer Hugel (Domaine)
Pinot Gris (Tokay) Vendanges Tardives
Riesling Vendanges Tardives Hugel (Domaine)
Pinot Gris (Tokay) Réserve Personnelle Jubilee Hugel (Domaine)
Riesling Classic Hugel (Domaine)
Gewurztraminer Réserve Personnelle Jubilee Hugel (Domaine)
Pinot Blanc  Blanc de Blancs
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