2018 Alsace, Riesling

Racy, with a fantastic harmony between finesse and fruitiness, the balance of its body and its attractive vibrant character. It will match fishes in sauce, white meats, oysters, escargots, goat cheeses, and the Alsace Choucroute.

Price
£13.90 per bottle
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Grape
Riesling
Country
France
Region
Alsace
Product code
RIESL

Food pairing

Aromatic Green Herb

Mint, Basil, Coriander

Baking Spice

Cinnamon, Vanilla, Clove, Nutmeg

Cured Meat

Bacon, Charcuterie, Ham

Delicate Buttery Cheese

Brie, Camembert, Époisses, Burrata

Exotic Spice

Anise, Cardamom, Ginger

Green Vegetable

Green Bean, Pea, Kale, Lettuce, Avocado, Endive

Harvest Vegetable

Carrot, Squash, Turnip, Pumpkin

Nutty Hard Cheese

Gruyere, Comte, Emmental,

Pungent Blue Cheese

Stilton, Blue Roquefort, Gorgonzola

Red Pepper

Cayenne, Paprika, Chipotle

Shellfish

Lobster, Crab, Shrimp, Langoustines

Strong Marinades

Barbecue, Teriyaki, Vinegar Marinades

Umami Spice

Coriander, Cumin, Turmeric

White Meat

Chicken, Pork, Chop, Tofu
The producer

Domaine J Gsell

The Gsell family moved to organic winemaking in 2007. They represent about 10 hectares of vineyard on the famous hills of Bollenberg and also the grand cru of Pfingstberg and Spiegel. With the greatest of respect to the environment, they use a mix of tradition and modern winemaking in their vineyards and cellars.