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Marcel Hugg - Alsace- Pinot Blanc
White,Alsace- Pinot Blanc
100% Pinot Blanc
history
Faithful to family tradition since 1760, the Hugg family has spread its reputation for fine wines to the four corners of the earth. The family is proudly devoted to the art of producing fine wines and takes pleasure in passing on the fruits of their knowledge of Alsace wines to wine and food lovers around the world. This generation now includes Françoise, who has added her experiences living in Monterey, California and is married to an American. Based in Bergheim, Marcel Hugg’s vineyards cover more than 25 hectares of vines in a region especially favored by nature. This includes owning vines in one of the most renown Grand Crus of Alsace-the Grand Cru Altenberg de Bergheim. While traditional methods of winemaking have been rigorously maintained, the Hugg family also uses the most up-to-date equipment. This marriage of old and new enables the family to offer a prestigious marriage of fine wines among the best wines that the French government has distinguished with the Appellation d’Origine Contrôlée label.
Vineyard
Various hill-sides around the little village of Bergheim with a predominance of heavy soils compound by clay and limestone.
Winemaking
Constants care is lavished on all the wines before they are released from our cellars. Our single goal is quality. We know that quality is the best publicity there is. Our cellars hold our wines in oak casks and its vats of a more modern style, so that the wine matures gracefully with all the time it needs.
Tasting notes
Eye : light gold yellow color. Nose : intense, fresh nose of citrus fruits, refined complexity Very expressive and charming Mouth : a frank and pure attack, nice balance, strong fruitiness with a dry and elegant finish. A great Pinot Blanc with a wonderful fruit, very approachable.
Food pairing
It matches perfectly with hot or cold starters, white fishes, mussels and cold fish paté. Perfect wine by the glass, with a buffet or on a warm day when thirsty ! The most versatile wine in Alsace.
Aging potential
3 to 5 years.
Grape varieties
100% Pinot Blanc
Terrisson Wines
195 rue Guy Arnaud
30900 Nîmes - FRANCE
+33 (0)4.66.23.44.22
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