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Best Gewurztraminer Wine

The Gewürztraminer grape was first grown in Northern Italy, where it produces a white wine of the same name. Today Gewürztraminers are produced in Alsace, Germany, New Zealand, America, Canada and many other regions. This grape grows well in a cool climate and most famously in Alsace, France.

Gewürztraminers range from pale peach to a deep golden tone in color and from bone-dry to dessert-sweet in style. This vibrant wine has mouth-watering acidity as well as aromas of flowers (especially roses), nutmeg, cloves and lychee nuts. Drink this crisp wine young because it generally ages only for about five years.

Gewürztraminer pairs well with many foods depending on the degree of sweetness. “Gewürtz is German for “spice," which is why this wine is often considered the best match for spicy dishes. Some terrific matches include beef bourguignonne, fresh fruit, cheese, fish, poultry, spicy foods, curries and Asian dishes.

My reviews of these Gewurztraminer white wines are updated weekly. These Gewurztraminer white wines offer great taste at a good price. You'll find food pairings for Gewurztraminer in my wine matcher. This is just a small set of my reviews, but you can get all of them when you join my wine community.

 

 

Joseph Cattin Hatschbourg Grand Cru Gewurztraminer 2009
Joseph Cattin Hatschbourg Grand Cru Gewurztraminer 2009

A.C., Alsace, France

Alcohol: 13%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2012‐2015

 

LCBO: 259770  101 in stock

Sumac Ridge Estate Winery Private Reserve Gewurztraminer 2012
Sumac Ridge Estate Winery Private Reserve Gewurztraminer 2012

Okanagan Valley, BC V.Q.A., Canada

Alcohol: 13%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2012‐2015

 

LCBO: 778876128936  Check Stock

BC: 142893  Check Stock

SAQ: 11092596  Check Stock

Union Wines Riesling Sauvignon Blanc Gewurztraminer Chardonnay 2009
Union Wines Riesling Sauvignon Blanc Gewurztraminer Chardonnay 2009

V.Q.A., Niagara-On-The-Lake, Canada

Alcohol: 12%  750 ml  Drink: 2010‐2013

 

LCBO: 197145  Check Stock

Darting Dürkheimer Nonnengarten Gewürztraminer Kabinett 2008
Darting Dürkheimer Nonnengarten Gewürztraminer Kabinett 2008

Q.M.P., Pfalz, Germany

Alcohol: 12.5%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml

 

LCBO: 944181  5 in stock

Gray Monk Estate Winery Gewurztraminer 2008
Gray Monk Estate Winery Gewurztraminer 2008

Okanagan Valley, Canada

Alcohol: 12.6%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2010‐2012

 

LCBO: 321588  Check Stock

BC: 321588  Check Stock


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