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Pinot Gris Grand Cru Hengst
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Pinot Gris Grand Cru Hengst, 2000

Domaine Josmeyer


Tasting note: Powerful nose, typical, a little earthy (limestone). The palate is generous, but seeks to give more. The ensemble is supported by a finely acidic backbone.

Information:
Wine name: Pinot Gris Grand Cru Hengst
Classification: AOC
Colour: White, Dessert Wine
Region: Alsace
Appellation: Alsace Grand Cru Hengst
Producer: Domaine Josmeyer
Vintage: 2000
Style: Fruity, full-bodied
Grapes variety: Pinot Gris
Percentage: 100% Pinot Gris
Organic: Yes
Ageing Potential: 15 years
Volume: 750ml
Alcohol content: 13,5%
Serving Temperature: 12
Seductive. Honey, vanilla, peach and mineral flavors are wrapped up in a swath of silk. Off dry and full - bodied, it caresses the palate, ushering in a long finish with a hint of grapefruit peel. 91 points. THE WINE SPECTATOR, avril 2003
This is the perfect accompaniment for foie gras terrine, lobster sauce and risotto with morels or porcini mushrooms. This is the wine that delights in sauce kidneys and pan-fried livers, pasta with soy sauce. Excellent with Chinese (Cantonese) or Moroccan (tajines, pastillas) cuisine.