Riesling ‘Hengst’ Grand Cru

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Characteristics

Appellation : AOC Alsace Grand Cru Hengst

Varietal : 100 % Riesling

Average Age of Vines : 33 years

Surface Area : 0.52 ha

Soil : Marly limestone

Exposure – Slope : South

Medium to steep sloped vineyard

Harvest : Manual

Average Yields : 60 hl/ha

Density of planting : 5400 stock/ha

Average Production : 3900 bottles

Vinification : 16 months ageing : 10 month on total lees.

Long fermentation, natural yeast.

Date of bottling : February 2014

Winemaker : Maxime Barmès

Proprietor : Famille Barmès Buecher

Acidity : 5.4 g/l

Sugar : 11.2 g/l

Alcohol : 13°60