2019 Domaine Zind Humbrecht Pinot Gris Roche Calcaire

Alsatian Pinot Gris, with a textural mouthtfeel and just a hint of sweet fruit.

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A multi-vineyard blend, the Roche Calcaire Gris is intentionally made to style, with consistency vintage on vintage, the driving factor in what parcels of fruit Olivier chooses to use in any given year.

Complex fruit aromas; think stone fruit, autumn orchard fruits as well as an underlying minerality (like all their wines), drive the intense nose here. It’s a wine that is ripe and approachable right on release, though again like all their wines will reward those who have patience.

A beautiful velvety mouth texture that shows great energy, lives in perfect harmony with the natural acidity creating a perfect balance with the slight residual sugar. It’s a mouth-party kind of wine for sure!

All Pinot Gris vineyards located on a limestone geology on the Domaine have in fact a single vineyard status (Clos Windsbuhl, Clos Jebsal, Heimbourg and Rotenberg). Most vintages, this wine is made from the young vines of Pinot-Gris planted in the early 90s on the Clos Windsbuhl. Some years, we decide to add some other vineyards. In 2019, the production of Clos Jebsal, Clos Windsbuhl and Heimbourg were added to the Roche Calcaire.

94 Points - "Here’s a stunning wine for lovers of rich Alsace pinot gris, the very lively acidity enabling it to carry a hint of sweetness without any trouble at all. Serious, chalky structure behind all the flesh and wonderfully bright citrus character at the powerful finish. From biodynamically grown grapes." - JamesSuckling.com

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