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Pfaff Special Pfaffenheim 2015 Wine Review

Pfaff Special Pfaffenheim 2015

Pfaff Special Pfaffenheim 2015

Alsace A.C., France

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $13.95

Drink: 2017-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 13.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine

Winery: Pfaff Special

Agent: Philippe Dandurand Wines Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 89/100

Very pleasant and mouth-watering with white peach and lime bossom aromas. Pair with fresh seafood. Medium-bodied. OTHER: This is a wine that blends Sylvaner and Pinot Blanc, and was crafted specifically to pair with seafood. It's easy and friendly with a delightful and bright personality. Fresh and fruity with a lifted floral nose and a slight sweet edge to the ripe peach fruit on the palate. Enjoy with shellfish. (VINTAGES panel, April 2016).

Food pairings: steamed mussels in their own juice and frites, spring green salad with asparagus, grilled halibut.

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This Pfaff Special Pfaffenheim 2015 was reviewed on January 12, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Monique Sosa - Accredited Sommelier rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

Amazing value! Perfumey rose water, pear, peach, honey and orange zest standout. It's easy drinking, highly approachable, and fun. Enjoy this medium-light bodied, dry juicy Alsatian white with mulligatawny soup. Tasted Feb 2017 - @sommsosa | co-owner of bespoketastings.ca
Produced by Vignerons de Pfaffenheim this white wine is a blend of Sylvaner and Pinot Blanc grapes. Lots of zippy acidity with ripe stonefruit and white flowers here with to pair with seafood. Snow crab please. - Community Wine Reviews

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