Domaines Schlumberger / 2014 Les Princes Abbes Riesling.

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Domaines Schlumberger / 2014 Les Princes Abbes Riesling

COUNTRY/REGION: France/Alsace.

GRAPES: 100% Riesling.

ABV: 13%

UNIT: 1 x 75cl Bottle.

HISTORY: The riesling is the noblest and finest grape variety of Alsace. Introduced in the 15th century from Rhinelnd, it is supposed to be in fact originating from the Orleans region. It is very different from its German homologue and from the many other Rieslings that are now appearing all over the world.

LOCATION: Our Riesling is planted essentially in the locality of Bollenberg and in the vines of Saering and Kessler, and also in the young vineyards of the Kitterlé.

WINE-MAKING: Slow pneumatic pressing, static racking. Fermentation in thermo-regulated tuns for one to four months. Matured on lees during six to eight months.

TASTING: Pale yellow with green hues. Aromas of citrus fruits, lemon and a fine touch of spice and ginger which follow to the palate. This wine is lively, medium-bodied with an attractive underlying mineral touch.

DELIVERY: All our wines are stored in our importers bonded warehouse’s, which have the optimum environment for fine wine storage, by carefully regulating temperature, humidity and other microclimatic factors.

As such, please allow between 7 and 10 days for your delivery to arrive.