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Pierre Sparr Altenbourg Riesling 2015 Wine Review

Pierre Sparr Altenbourg Riesling 2015

Pierre Sparr Altenbourg Riesling 2015

Alsace A.C., France

Community Score:91/100

Community Reviews: 2

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Price: $18.95

Drink: 2018-2021

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: White Wine


Winery: Pierre Sparr

Agent: Du Chasse Wines & Spirits

Natalie's Score: 91/100

Beautiful lemon sharp intensity on the nose and palate of this superbly well-made Alsatian Riesling. Medium-bodied and mouth-watering with racy acidity perfect for seafood and fresh shellfish. Lots of minerality, intensity and balance. Well-priced.

Riesling food pairings: feta cheese, grilled salmon with lemon sauce, duck liver pate, butternut squash risotto.

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This Pierre Sparr Altenbourg Riesling 2015 was reviewed on March 31, 2018 by Natalie MacLean

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Pierre Sparr Altenbourg 2015 is a great value Riesling from the Alsace wine region with laser-like white grapefruit, lime-lemon zest intensity and acidity. Perfect for a coquilles St. Jacques or richer seafood and shellfish dishes. The Sparr family has been making wine since 1680. This Riesling was grown in Altenbourg in the Upper Rhine wine region. - Community Wine Reviews

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