Alsace


Trimbach Riesling 2012
(1)
91  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 91 WS TOP 100 2014 Rank 49 "The piercing acidity and pronounced minerality weave a fine tapestry in this lovely Riesling, supporting flavors of white peach, slivered almond, lemon confit and oyster shell with a long, mouthwatering finish."   " The specific vineyard plots for
Item Number: 5099
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Alsace Willm Riesling Reserve 2014
90  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 90 Red apples abound on the nose of this fresh, taut and wonderfully clean and crisp Riesling. The palate is just off dry and the tension between crunchy apple and tart citrus makes you want to go on sipping, just to get that lovely lip-smacking finish again.  " This wine is racy
Item Number: 19390
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40

Paul Blanck 'Patergarten' Pinot Gris 2013
91  Vinous Media 
Vinous Media 91 "Bright golden yellow. Initially ripe and tropical on the nose, then more minerally and floral with aeration. Flavors of mirabelle, apricot jam, peach nectar and sweet spices give this wine a rich, ripe personality. This very ripe, exotic Patergraten Pinot Gris will gain in
Item Number: 20464
Bottle:$22.95
Case: $275.40
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Hugel Estate Riesling 2013
90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90"Chalk, mineral, orange blossom; floral, harmonious. Grade: "Riesling Revelation" ~B.S.
Item Number: 19925
Bottle:$15.95
Case: $191.40
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Dirler-Cade Sylvaner Vieille Vignes 2012
"From several old parcels that produce low yields every year, including 50% Grand Cru Saering, this wine is fermented in 19th century wood casks. With soft notes of citrus pith and the minerality of a mountain spring, this Sylvaner is slightly creamy with acidity that’s long with lingering spice."
Item Number: 17626
Bottle:$16.95
Case: $203.40
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Hugel Gentil Alsace Blend 2013
Food & Wine "High-acid whites are, of course, appealing in warm weather. But many of them, specifically those from cool climates, are ideal with winter dishes. It's a crisp, floral-scented white with enough power to pair with substantial dishes, and its combination of minerality and pear-tinged
Item Number: 5453
Bottle:$11.95
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Lucien Albrecht Cremant d'Alsace Rose NV
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90  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 90 "Tart red currant, rhubarb and strawberry come together in a very refreshing, rounded and appetizing fashion. The frothy, foaming mousse is exuberant and highlights these strawberry shortcake flavors brilliantly, while a totally dry palate makes sure that this stays classy. This
Item Number: 8818
Bottle:$15.95
Case: $191.40
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Dopff & Irion Crustaces 2013
"Pale-yellow color. Fresh, very pleasant, opened tea and mineral aromas. Well balanced, with an excellent freshness. A nice dry wine with an enjoyable fruit. Crisp, easy-drinking wine. Good matching with starters, white fishes, mussels and cold fish paté. Perfect wine on its own or with a
Item Number: 20476
Bottle:$9.95
Case: $119.40
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Hugel 'Cuvee Les Amours' Pinot Blanc 2013
Vinous 88 "Tangerine, honeyed apricot and lavender on the superripe, spicy nose (thats the Auxerrois showing off its true colors). Rich and spicy in the mouth too, with ripe orchard fruit flavors lifted by lemon, lime and fresh herbs. A touch overripe and almost sweet on the moderately persistent
Item Number: 20556
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Paul Blanck 'Classique' Riesling 2014
90  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 90 "Crisp and minerally, this linear white has a lip-smacking palate of crunchy white peach and pear fruit, accented by apple blossom, ginger and pleasing salinity on the lingering finish.”  Wine Information: From a vineyard of sand and gravel. Around the village of Kientzheim.  
Item Number: 19458
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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Kuentz-Bas 'Tradition' Pinot Gris 2012
" On the nose, this wine is powerful and complex, it develops aromas and toasted smoked, especially aromas of brioche associated with notes of honey and vanilla. The mouth is frank, round and opulent this wine a perfect balance: a real dry Pinot Gris gastronomy and robust. " -Winery
Item Number: 15642
Bottle:$18.95
Case: $227.40
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Kuentz-Bas Alsace Blanc 2012
"This is a blend of Sylvaner, Auxerrois, Chasselas and Muscat from vines ranging in age between 25 and 40 years old. White flowers and fresh cut grass exude from the nose leading to a palate of stone fruits and crisp acidity." ~ Winery notes
Item Number: 14421
Bottle:$10.45
Case: $125.40
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Kuentz-Bas 'Tradition' Pinot Blanc 2011
87  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 87"A minerally version, featuring smoke and saline accents to the subtle notes of crunchy peach, lemon curd and ground ginger. Well-knit and fresh. Drink now through 2015. "
Item Number: 18053
Bottle:$12.95
Case: $155.40
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Pierre Sparr Gewurztraminer 2013
Bright yellow highlights in the glass; the 2013 Gewurztraminer opens slowly with notes of rosewood, licorice and a hint of ivy. With aeration, floral and fruity aromas of acacia and apricot emerge. On the palate this youthful Gewurztraminer shows a juicy sweetness and delicate acidity that will
Item Number: 20709
Bottle:$14.95
Case: $179.40
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Pierre Sparr Cremant D'Alsace Brut Rose NV
"Salmon pink color; fresh aromas of soft red berries, predominantly strawberry and raspberry. On the palate, round and fruity with hints of peach; the flavors are intense, with lively acidity framed by a well-made structure and delicate bubbles. The finish is smooth, clean and dry." ~WINERY NOTES