Wine Dopff & Iron, "Cuvee Rene Dopff" Gewurztraminer, 2013
The wine is pale yellow.
The taste of wine is rounded and soft, well-balanced, with hints of exotic fruits, floral nuances and a clean refreshing finish.
The pleasant aroma of the wine is characterized by delicate floral notes interwoven with hints of exotic fruit: mango, lychee and pineapple.
The wine is suitable for drinking as an aperitif and goes well with salmon, smoked meat, blue and soft cheeses, of oriental, Indian, Chinese, African cuisine.
"Cuvée René Dopff" Gewurztraminer 2013 was awarded two bronze medals: in the "Decanter World Wine Awards" and the "International Wine & Spirit Competition", and also noted the status of "Commended" at the "International Wine Challenge" in 2014.
Past and present winery Dopff & Iron is closely connected with the life of Riquewihr town on the banks of the River Rhine. In the Middle Ages it was a thriving city, which was recognized by its outskirts produced wines exported to many countries of Northern Europe. United in their desire to produce elite wines in the fertile soil of the area, family Dopff Irion and in 1945 acquired the Château Riquewihr with 27 hectares of vineyards. Rene Dopf decided to divide them into 4 zones, calling them in the French manner: "Les Murailles", "Les Sorcieres", "Les Maquisards" and "Les Amandiers". Each of them was planted only one variety of grapes, in accordance with the most appropriate for a composition of the soil. Therefore, the wine produced from the noble grape varieties are the expression of the character and soul of the terroir, which is now referred to as "the pearl of Alsace."
Wines Dopff & Iron characterized by their consistently high quality and deserve to be the decoration of elite wine collections of restaurants around the world and served at a reception at the residence of the French President at the Elysée and Buckingham Palace. Dopf & Iron Vacuum Pfaffenheim, uniting producers of wine in the region of Alsace.
Dopf & Iron never change the high standards in the production of wine, and in the care of the vineyards. All methods used are dictated by the careful attitude to the environment and vines: minimized use of fertilizers is practiced "green fee" of grapes in order to maintain a low level of productivity. The range Dopff & Iron present classic traditional wine, special wine line "Cuvee Renee Dopff", wines Grand Cru Class, dessert, sparkling wine, brandy, fruit and berry liqueurs.