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Gewurztraminer. Trimbach 2015

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3.698037037037 5 0.5
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Trimbach:
Established in 1626, the Trimbach family has a wine-making history stretching back almost 400 years. It was not until the late 19th century, however, under the leadership of Frédéric-Emile Trimbach, that the business began to expand. Success came when he exhibited the wines at an international fair in Brussels in 1898, to much acclaim. Since the days of Frédéric-E... Read more
Established in 1626, the Trimbach family has a wine-making history stretching back almost 400 years. It was not until the late 19th century, however, under the leadership of Frédéric-Emile Trimbach, that the business began to expand. Success came when he exhibited the wines at an international fair in Brussels in 1898, to much acclaim. Since the days of Frédéric-Emile the house of Trimbach has remained a family run business, based in Ribeauvillé. Today, Jean and Pierre Trimbach are in charge of the winery. The Trimbach family currently own vineyards scattered across three villages, with an emphasis on planting Riesling and Gewurztraminer, and the style associated with the house is one of dry structure and flavorsome with firm acidity where appropriate. Trimbach are not particularly known for their red wines, but they do produce a basic Pinot Noir as well as a Reserve Personelle, as well as basic cuvées of many of the typical Alsatian varieties, including Riesling, Muscat, Pinot Blanc and Sylvaner. Trimbach produce both late harvest wines of Alsace, the Selection de Grains Nobles and Vendanges Tardives wines, made from Riesling, Gewurztraminer, Pinot Gris or Muscat. These make a departure from the classic Trimbach style as they naturally exhibit residual sugar and possibly also characteristics of noble rot, but they still have the necessary acidity to maintain balance and freshness. Read less

Editorial Reviews for Gewurztraminer. Trimbach

Snooth User: Gregory Dal Piaz
89065238,749
3.50 5
Vintage: 2001 12/12/2008

Big and bright on the nose with lime and pink grapefruit notes that are backed up by powdery stone and emerging petrol notes. Very ripe in the mouth yet unevolved. A touch ungainly and unusually rich so it lacks a little precision. The finish is long and acid driven with a fair amount of petrol belying it's age. 2008-2018 89pts


Member Reviews for Gewurztraminer. Trimbach

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Snooth User: raindance
2001541,834
0.00 5
Vintage: 2013 03/27/2017

Binny's 3/2017.


Snooth User: msykfz
93469834
4.50 5
Vintage: 2011 07/05/2014

Four and a half glasses


3.00 5
Vintage: 2004 02/05/2008

Nuts and minerals on the nose. Attack is plain and dry but enjoyable once I got over the thought that I was munching down on a lemon. That first pucker was profound. Finish has slight hints of pear but disappears very quickly.


Snooth User: Philip James
112,574
2.00 5
Vintage: 2004 02/05/2008

Light golden hue, nose of minerals, fruit and some typical Riesling plastic-ness. Acidic attack followed by some lush fruit. Fairly full bodied, with a slightly sharp finish. Good, but a little pricey for the quality for me.


Snooth User: VegasOenophile
20275912,203
3.50 5
Vintage: 2004 01/28/2012

Slate and lime zest on the nose. Slight peat smoke. Flavors of dried apricot, candied orange peel, sea salt and star fruit. Well integrated and elegant with firm acidity. It's a very salinic riesling, but overall, nice. 10/8/11


Snooth User: WineWatcherUSA
33070141
2.50 5
Vintage: 2004 02/05/2008

A nice Alsatian Riesling: fruit, hint of mineral, more than sufficient acid, though.


Snooth User: scloughley
3302638
0.00 5
Vintage: 2004 12/19/2007

Will be posting notes from Christmas consumption


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External Reviews for Gewurztraminer. Trimbach

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Vintage: 2010 01/15/2014

The white wines of Alsace, named after their grape varietal-and not their place of origin-are another world altogether: mostly light to medium-bodied, mouthwatering and will accompany fish, simple roasted chicken and vegetable dishes wonderfully.'Light-bodied and fresh, with racy acidity enlivening flavors of anise, fresh quince, blanched almond and grapefruit zest. Lacy, with a delicate finish.' - Wine Spectator


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Vintage: 2010 12/24/2014

The Trimbach Gewurztraminer is gold in color with aperfumed nose of lychee fruits and spices. The wine is rich, intense, luscious and the finish is dry and spicy.


External Review
Vintage: 2008 01/11/2012

The fruitier and spicier: a unique wine. In Alsace, this grape that reaches its perfection. Its dry character allows fans to enjoy as an aperitif or with specialty in personality.


External Review
Vintage: 2005 08/01/2008

Classic Alsatian Gewürztraminer: dry, elegant, and mineral, with fine floral aromas. A very nice bottle, and an excellent introduction to one of the most delicious and distinctive grape varieties there is.


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Vintage: 2005 04/09/2008

Classic Alsatian Gewürztraminer - dry, elegant, and mineral, with fine floral aromas. Very nice.


External Review
Vintage: 2004 06/17/2010

Classique Gewürztraminer Réserve 2004 - Trimbach: Classique Gewürztraminer Réserve 2004 - Weißwein von TrimbachDieser Gewürztraminer schimmert goldgelb mit rosa Reflexen. Sein Bukett duftet intensiv nach Rosen, Litschi, getrockneten Aprikosen und Biskuit. Er präsentiert sich sehr angenehm trocken, aromatisch, weich und würzig am Gaumen, begleitet von einer fruchtigen Säure. Der Classique Gewürztraminer Réserve 2004 von Trimbach passt ausgezeichnet zu feinen asiatischen Gerichten, elsässischen Spezialitäten, Gänseleber und Pasteten sowie zu Munsterkäse und Ziegenmilch- und Blauschimmelkäsesorten. Oder einfach als Aperitif.Weingut: TrimbachLand: FrankreichRegion: ElsassRebsorte: GewürztraminerInhalt: 0,75 lAlkoholgehalt: 13,5 Vol.%Säuregehalt: 4,5 g/lRestsüße: 6,25 g/lLagerfähigkeit: 4 bis 6 JahreFassreife: in Stahltanks und Holzfässern ausgebautEmpfohlene Serviertemperatur: 8 bis 12°C Weißwein


External Review
Vintage: 2004 01/13/2012

Spicy and exotism on the nose. Ripe but not sweet. Fine, stylish, concentrated wine with lovely grip. Purity of flavors, beautiful elegance and very persistent.


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