Joseph Cattin – Gewurztraminer 2016 – Alsace Grand Cru, Hatschbourg

Joseph Cattin – Gewurztraminer 2016 – Alsace Grand Cru, Hatschbourg

The nose is fruity, fresh, well-managed and offers elegance. It reveals notes of lychee, crunchy nectarine and small notes of ripe/fresh citrus associated with fine touches of flowers as well as a discreet hint of apple and racy minerality. The palate is fruity, well-balanced, well-built and offers a good definition, suavity, finesse as well as a fine delicacy. On the palate this wine expresses notes of fleshy quenette, lychee and small notes of fleshy nectarine associated with small touches of citrus (juicy mandarin …), kumquat as well as a very discreet touch of racy minerality, flowers and an imperceptible hint of apple. Good length.

Note (Score): 15.75/20

Note (Score): 91-92/100

Date de dégustation (Tasting date): 05/2018

Dégustateur (Wine Critic): Choukroun Chicheportiche Jonathan

Type d'agriculture (Agriculture): Agriculture Raisonnée (Sustainable Agriculture)

Type (Kind): Blanc sec (Dry white)

Format dégusté (Tasted bottle size): Bouteille (Bottle)

En Primeur (EnPrimeur): Non (No)