Snapshot
Vintage: 2016
Bottle sizes: 750 ML
Country: France
Region: Alsace
Appellation: Alsace
Wine type: White
Varietals: Pinot Auxerrois
Biodynamic: Certified
Vineyard: Trapet farms .7 hectares of Auxerois vines in the village of Riquewihr.
Orientation: East, Southeast
Soil: Various soils exist in the estate. On the uppermost slopes, brown chalky argillaceous soils on Oligocene calcareous clay can be found alongside compact Lias soils.
Viticulture: Hand harvested from biodynamically farmed vineyards
Vinification: VINIFIED USING TRADITIONAL METHODS
Aging: Aged 10-12 months in neutral French oak barrels and concrete eggs.
Notes: Auxerrois is an important grape in Alsace, and is also grown in Germany and Luxembourg. It is a full sibling of Chardonnay.