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2020 Weinbach Cuvee Theo Riesling

Alsace, France

Weinbach's brilliant entry-level Riesling. Genius Alsace.

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About The Wine

If only every winery's 'entry-level' wine was of such class and pedigree.

Cuvee Theo Riesling comes exclusively from the monopole Le Clos des Capucins (named from the Capuchin friars who arrived here in 1619), at the base of the famed Schlossberg hill.

A lighter style then its celebrated stable mates but certainly fleshier and richer than most Australians. Citrus, white blossom florals, herbals... then finishes with a zing fling. Outstanding stuff.

About Domaine Weinbach

Domaine Weinbach is an icon of the Alsace wine region, a pioneer of biodynamic viticulture and winemaking, and producer of some of the world's greatest aromatic wines.

Located the foot of the majestic Schlossberg hill, Domaine Weinbach is a “stream of wine”, named after the small waterway that traverses the property, and dates back all the way to 1612 when it was established by Capuchin monks.

The Faller family farms 27 hectares of vineyards, much of which is Grand Cru. The fame may go to the imposing Schlossberg GC but equal renown should be extended to the walled Clos de Capucins that surrounds the winery and the Furstentum GC, celebrated for exceptional Gewurztraminer.

Viticulture has been organic for many years but a conversion to biodynamics culminated in certification for the 2006 vintage onwards.

The Schlossberg Vineyard
The Schlossberg Vineyard
Alsace, France
Additional Info

From The Producer

Our historical enclosed plot stretches over 5 hectares, protected by the ancient walls of the Capuchin monastery. It is quoted as of the year 890AD, when the Empress Richarde presented it to the Abbey of Etival, who then presented a part to the Order of Capuchin Friars – early XVIIth century.

Our historical monopole vineyard, planted with all Alsatian grape varieties, with a sand silt soil on granite pebbles. Clos des Capucins is an early-ripening terroir producing fruit-forward wines.

Blend : Riesling (100%)
ABV : 13%
Closure : Cork
Drink Until : 2031
Bottle Size : 750ml

Domaine Weinbach within the walled Clos des Capucins vineyard
Domaine Weinbach within the walled Clos des Capucins vineyard
Alsace, France
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