Alsace: Gewürztraminer 2007

This benchmark Alsace Gewürztraminer from Charles Schléret exhibits a bouquet of tropical fruit and spices, has an unctuous palate with lychee and white pepper notes and a rich, rounded finish.

(21 customer reviews)
  • Bottle
    £14.95
  • Bottle (case)
    £179.40
Alsace: Gewürztraminer 2007

Alsace: Gewürztraminer 2007

Charles Schléret’s signature wine, this Alsace Gewürztraminer is an unashamedly food-orientated wine that is equally at home with creamy Alsatian cuisine or chilli-infused Asian dishes.

  • Style: White Wine, Dry (Sec), Medium-bodied
  • Region: Alsace
  • Producer: Charles Schléret
  • Vintage: 2007
  • Grape variety (Cépage): Gewurztraminer
  • Wine pairing - drink with: Chinese Food, Fruit, Thai Food
  • Cellarage: It will age happily for 3 - 5 years.
  • Vinification: Hand harvested Gewurztraminer grapes, gathered at optimum ripeness, are de-stemmed and pressed and then vinified in enamel fermentation tanks prior to filtration and bottling the following spring.
  • Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 14.5%

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(21) reviews

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Alsace: Gewürztraminer 2007
DateScoreCustomer CommentOur Response
28-Jun-2014
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very well made

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01-Apr-2014
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good

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19-Feb-2014
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Very rapid delivery.

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16-Jul-2013
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For the price paid all wines are excellent.Price rises over the last few years have put some out of reach.Some wines are not always in stock but you are far better at providing what I want than the wine society can be.

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09-Jul-2013
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As before, this is a superb wine drunk chilled on a warm summer`s night. How anyone can drink this wine with a curry beats me. It is too good a wine for that. Reasonably priced as well.

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02-Jun-2013
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Website easy to use and delivery speedy

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10-Mar-2013
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Beautiful age-worthy wine, tending towards off-dry mid palate but finishing dry. Perfect with Asian food.

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09-Mar-2013
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I cannot get enough of this ambrosial wine. A geat wine from a great producer. Thank you Yapp Brothers for seeking out this wonderful wine.

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09-Mar-2013
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Great with Chinese food

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11-Feb-2013
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Always easy to enjoy this wine for its full flavour, balance and cheerfulness.

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11-Feb-2013
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Prompt and efficient service - will certainly use again

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08-Feb-2013
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Wines were fabulous as always from Yapp, totally reliable independant merchants.
I would never spend this amount on supermarket wine.

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15-Jan-2013
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Always a good tasting with lots of advice available and no pressure to buy

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14-Jan-2013
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Good

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25-Nov-2012
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The best wine i have tasted for a long while. I cannot get enough of this golden fruity wonder. Well done Yapp Bros for finding this superb wine.

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21-Jul-2012
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The wine was superb. The best I have tasted so far. It is very floral and leaves a gorgeous after taste in the mouth.I will certainly be purchasing some more if it is still available..I would recommend this wine to anyone. Great value for the price.

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20-Jul-2012
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Excellent prices for excellent quality.

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19-Jul-2012
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Always enjoy this wine

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26-Apr-2012
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This had the full flavour and richness i would expect from this name, and went excellently with a first course slightly spicy flavourful asian dish. I would not want to drink too much of it

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24-Apr-2012
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Prompt delivery, as promised.

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What others think of this wine...

Sarah McCleery in The Oxford Times says:

‘I tell you, hand on heart, that it is the first Gewürztraminer I have tried that I wanted to return to for another . . . and another glass. Just brilliant!’

PH (customer review) says:

The best Gerwurztraminer I have tasted so far. It is not too sweet and has a lovely fruity bouquet.

Yapp Brothers Staff Review - Jonathan says:

Tropical nose with lots of Lychee as well as a touch of Mango and Kiwi. Very aromatic as are all of Schléret’s wines. Initially on the palate there are mouth filling fruit salad flavours which then develop into a richer more complex body with spicy notes and a slight oily texture (typical for region.) The finish is fresh and clean with a nice balance of sugar and acidity and it lasts in your mouth. Overall this is quite a punchy wine in terms of fruit and body and it would hold up well to dishes that have complex flavours. I think a Thai Green Chicken curry would be an interesting match. (Tasted 3rd May 2012).

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