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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.

 

 

Cantina Tramin Gewürztraminer 2009
Cantina Tramin Gewürztraminer 2009

D.O.C., Südtirol-Alto Adige, Italy

Alcohol: 13.5%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2011‐2015

 

LCBO: 117028  Check Stock

Angels Gate Winery Gewurztraminer 2016
Angels Gate Winery Gewurztraminer 2016

Niagara Peninsula, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada

Alcohol: 12.3%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2018‐2022

 

LCBO: 58594  Check Stock

Martin Steimer Gewurztraminer 2008
Martin Steimer Gewurztraminer 2008

A.C., Alsace, France

Alcohol: 13.3%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml

 

LCBO: 709790  Check Stock

Dirty Laundry Vineyards Woo Woo Gewürztraminer 2015
Dirty Laundry Vineyards Woo Woo Gewürztraminer 2015

Okanagan Valley, British Columbia V.Q.A., Canada

Alcohol: 13.8%  Sweetness: Dry  750 ml  Drink: 2015‐2018

Spectacular Spicy Wine

 

LCBO: 246140  Check Stock

Calona Vineyards Artist Series Gewurztraminer 2006
Calona Vineyards Artist Series Gewurztraminer 2006

Okanagan Valley, Canada

Alcohol: 13%  750 ml

 

LCBO: 0  Check Stock


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