FR-DES-36-16

Alsace Cru Blanc 'Burg', Domaine Marcel Deiss

Alsace Cru Blanc 'Burg', Domaine Marcel Deiss
  • Certified biodynamic
  • Riesling, Pinot Blanc, Pinot Gris, Pinot Noir, Sylvaner, Muscat d’Alsace (white and red), Muscat à Petit Grain, Gewurtztraminer, Traminer, Chasselas, Chasselas Rose
  • A single site at the mouth of the valley in Bergheim
  • South facing
  • A very cold site
  • Multi-colored Keuper marls and rare limestone insertions
  • Planted between 1977-1997
  • 10,000 vines per ha
  • Indigenous yeast
  • Very slow, whole-cluster pressing for up to 12 hours
  • Fermented and aged in large ancient foudres for 12 months
Producer:
Vintage:
2016
Country:
France
Region:
Alsace
Appellation:
Alsace
Variety:
Blend - Alsace
Color:
White
Farming Practice:
Certified Biodynamic

Press & Reviews

Wine Enthusiast

Score:
93
Date:
2022-01-10

Vinous Media

Score:
93