All the hallmarks of Alsatian gewurztraminer are amplified here from one week of whole bunch maceration. Broad exotic aromatics of citrus and spice, cleverly balanced with subtle tannins.
Lambert Spielmann Alsace, France
Going against the grain of traditional Alsacien winemaking is Lambert Spielmann, a first generation winemaker based in Epfig, quite central in Alsace. It’s not necessarily an intentional turning away from tradition, but rather intuitive choices that guide his hand in the cellar; Lambert seeks to make wines of energy and purity and in doing so deviates from the traditional foudres and instead makes gentle macerations and vibrant direct pressings...