Riesling "Les Éléments" 2013

SKU/Code: 
DB1378-13
Product Line: 
White
Varietal: 
Riesling
Country: 
France
Region: 
Alsace
Bott-Geyl

From 2.45 hectares spread among several vineyards with vines ranging from 15-40 years of age in Riquewihr, Zellenberg and Ribeauvillé. They are planted in clay, silt, and sandy soils at a density of around 5500 vines per hectare. Hand-harvested; a natural five-month fermentation was followed by six months aging on the fine lees. 1300 cases produced. Sweetness Scale: 1/9 -- 3.5 g/L of RS.

Unfined, no chaptalization, no acidification, only indigenous yeasts.