Riesling ‘Clos Sand’ Grands Terroirs

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Characteristics

Appellation : AOC Alsace

Varietal : 100 % Riesling

Average Age of Vines : 14 years

Surface Area : 0.42 ha

Soil : Two-mica granite soil

Exposure – Slope : South – South East,

50 % sharp sloped vineyard

Harvest : Manual

Average Yields : 50 hl/ha

Density of planting : 8300 stock/ha

Average Production : 2655 bottles

Vinification : Traditional; aged on fine lees.

Long fermentation, natural yeast.

Date of bottling : September 2013

Winemaker : Maxime Barmès

Proprietor : Famille Barmès Buecher

Acidity : 7.4 g/l

Sugar : 5.0 g/l

Alcohol : 12°60