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Famille Hugel 2011 Grossi Laue Pinot Gris

Very young pale green colour with complementary straw yellow hints, star-bright and crystal-clear, clinging softly to the glass. The bouquet is immediately seductive, open and harmonious, so uncommonly expressive that it awakens the senses and the palate. It is agreeably fruit-driven : very ripe yellow fruit, apricot, Golden Delicious apple, greengage, acacia honey, fresh brioche and liquorice, with that light, slightly smoky, flinty touch that authenticates an excellent, ripe Pinot Gris, without any botrytis. The same harmony and balance can be found on the palate, which is soft and tender, with excellent structure, smooth and charming, giving a very tasty, dry finish that is refined and generous. Already so approachable that it can be enjoyed at once, this great wine can be aged for 3 to 12 years.

 Producer Famille Hugel
 Region Alsace Grand Cru
 Country France
 Varietals Pinot Gris (Grigio)
 Alcohol 14.8% alc/vol
 Vintage 2011

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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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