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Famille Hugel 2001 SGN Pinot Gris

The wine has a tremendously deep gold colour, slightly coppery, yet with some lemon yellow hints that reveal its youth, and it clings lusciously to the glass. The bouquet is a concentration of fully-ripe and over-ripe fruit, blood orange, Corsican citron, liquorice stick, acacia blossom, all overlaid with enough honeyed botrytis and royal jelly to be worthy of the finest sweet wines of the world. On the palate, this liqueur wine is gustatory rapture, velvety, suave and full of irresistible charm, with a fine backbone of acidity that gives it harmony and staying power. It has a hugely long finish.

 Producer Famille Hugel
 Region Alsace Grand Cru
 Country France
 Varietals Pinot Gris (Grigio)
 Alcohol 10.1% alc/vol
 Vintage 2001

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About the Producer

Famille Hugel

Famille Hugel

Riquewihr, Haut-Rhin, France Riquewihr, Haut-Rhin, France

Alsace : a climate blessed by the gods Thanks to its privileged geographical situation, Alsace is the driest wine region in France. Its micro-climate is caused by the distance which separates it from maritime influences, and by the protection of the Vosges mountains.  This climate enables the grapes...

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