What We’re Drinking: Sophie & Gewürztraminer Alsace 2009





The My Palate system on the CellarVie Wines website recommended me the Gewürztraminer Alsace 2009, Martin Zahn, which I'd never tried before.

The Gewurztraminer has an amazing distinctive smell and a gorgeous deep golden colour as the skin of the grape is actually pink. I did really appreciate its powerful lychees aroma and it was surprisingly dry. I would match it with a Japanese curry.

To see what the other members of CellarVie Wines chose for the ‘What we’re drinking’ section and why, click on the links below.

Charlotte - Kleine Zalze Bush Vines Chenin Blanc

Ben - Flagstone Longitude

Simon - Rare Vineyards Marsanne-Viognier

Eliott - Veramonte Pinot Noir

Jon - ‘Piluna’ Primitivo

Sophie - Bourgogne Blanc 'Clos de Loyse' 2009

Eliott - Touraine Sauvignon Domaine Trotignon

Charlotte - 1847 Oloroso Dulce Sherry

Simon - Errázuriz Single Vineyard Carmenère 2009

Jon - Chardonnay Grand Cru 2008, Tenuta Rapitalà

Christopher - Brookfield Reserve Chardonnay-Viognier 2009
 

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