Zind-Humbrecht Gewurztraminer Calcaire 2012

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Nicely floral, gentle rose scents without any excess and nice elegant spices. It is already showing inviting aromatic...

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I was a little disappointed in this wine. On the nose, geraniums and exotic spices jump out of the glass. The palate is big and heavy with a bitter... Read more

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Simply put, stunning. Sweet, sweet apple and kiwi, a hint of butter and a beautiful golden amber. I'm not a huge Riesling drinker but can easily co... Read more

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Snooth User: Whitetigerofwine
641240284
2.50 5
Vintage: 2009 05/24/2011

I was a little disappointed in this wine. On the nose, geraniums and exotic spices jump out of the glass. The palate is big and heavy with a bitter edge on the back that in my opinion comes from the alcohol. This wine finishes dry. I can see this wine being a good pair with rich, spicy Louisiana food.


Snooth User: Cristiane Caires
10419131
0.00 5
Vintage: 2009 02/19/2012

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Snooth User: colinrchorley
330901,228
5.00 5
Vintage: 2006 07/24/2010

Simply put, stunning. Sweet, sweet apple and kiwi, a hint of butter and a beautiful golden amber. I'm not a huge Riesling drinker but can easily come back to this one.


Snooth User: pamazonia
8571294
4.50 5
Vintage: 2005 11/03/2008

A delicious Gewürtztraminer from a cooler location near the Herrenweg vineyards. This is a dry, full-bodied wine with a full aroma and golden color.


Snooth User: Methuselah182
19987743
4.00 5
Vintage: 2005 06/17/2009

Great Alsace Gerwurtz. Can't do much better than this.


Snooth User: kkurtze
4423211
4.50 5
Vintage: 2004 02/27/2008

Spicey yet fresh, equally great with Asian food or smoked ham. Very smooth.


External Reviews for Zind-Humbrecht Gewurztraminer Calcaire

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Source: Luxurious Drinks
10/22/2014

White wine 2012 Zind Humbrecht Gewurztraminer indice 1 with a volume of 75 cl from France Region Alsace With the Grape: Gewurztraminer 91 Robert Parker Free Shipping Insurance


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Source: Luxurious Drinks
01/16/2014

White wine 2012 Zind Humbrecht Gewurztraminer indice 1 with a volume of 75 cl from France Region Alsace With the Grape: Gewurztraminer 91 Robert Parker


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Source: Luxurious Drinks
01/10/2014

White wine 2012 Zind Humbrecht Gewurztraminer indice 1 with a volume of 75 cl from France Region Alsace With the Grape: Gewurztraminer


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Source: Premium Wine & Spirits
Vintage: 2011 11/20/2013

Ground ginger, anise and allspice notes mix with flavors of ripe yellow apple, toasted almond and a hint of pastry. Round and creamy, this is balanced by a delicate backbone of acidity. Zesty finish. Drink now through 2017.


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Source: Luxurious Drinks
Vintage: 2011 10/22/2014

White wine 2011 Zind Humbrecht Gewurztraminer Gueberschwihr schwir indice 2 with a volume of 75 cl from France Region Alsace With the Grape: Gewurztraminer 92 Robert Parker Free Shipping Insurance


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Source: Luxurious Drinks
Vintage: 2011 04/30/2014

White wine 2011 Zind Humbrecht Gewurztraminer Gueberschwihr schwir indice 2 with a volume of 75 cl from France Region Alsace With the Grape: Gewurztraminer 92 Robert Parker


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Source: Premium Wine & Spirits
Vintage: 2011 11/20/2013

Pale straw-green with a golden tinge. Spicy, peppery lime and chamomile aromas on the bright nose, complicated by obvious yeasty notes from the long lees contact. Lime sorbet and peach flavors are clean and persistent, but the finish shows a bit of heat. Made from 20-year-old vines.


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Ratings & Tags for Zind-Humbrecht Gewurztraminer Calcaire

231738 Snooth User: bope
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4.00 5
2006 08/21/2009

96651 Snooth User: Kanner
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3.00 5
2006 11/10/2008

Winemaker's Notes:

Nicely floral, gentle rose scents without any excess and nice elegant spices. It is already showing inviting aromatics, maybe letting the taster think that the wine may be a little sweet. The palate is delicate and shows good drinkability, quite unusual, especially for a Gewurztraminer that is totally dry. I cannot stress enough how we are proud to be able to produce such a wine in a rich and powerful vintage.

Nicely floral, gentle rose scents without any excess and nice elegant spices. It is already showing inviting aromatics, maybe letting the taster think that the wine may be a little sweet. The palate is delicate and shows good drinkability, quite unusual, especially for a Gewurztraminer that is totally dry. I cannot stress enough how we are proud to be able to produce such a wine in a rich and powerful vintage.

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