Muscat Goldert Grand Cru


Muscat Goldert Grand Cru

Certified Sustainable, Organic or Biodynamic Green Certified

Region: France / Alsace
Grapes: 90% Muscat d'Alsace, 10% Muscat Ottonel

Goldert Vineyard’s slope is oriented east, southeast and enjoys an appreciable amount of sunshine at a considerable altitude for Alsace of between 820 feet and 1150 feet. The vineyard benefits from late maturation, guaranteeing wines with well-balanced acidity. Zind-Humbrecht's dedication to terroir expression guides all winemaking practices, which include extended pressing cycles, abbreviated clarification cycles (to retain natural yeasts and proteins in the must), natural malolactic fermentation and extended aging on the lees. The wine is aged 18 months in 40-year-old French barrels.

95 Points

2019 vintage
90 Points

Wine Spectator

2018 vintage
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tasting note

The intense nose clearly displays the vineyard character. The expected exotic fruits and floral aromas are joined by minerality that shows the strong limestone influence. The palate is vibrant, racy and zesty, with a fantastic crisp finish.

food pairing

Savor as an aperitif or as an exquisite match to asparagus.

technical data

GRAPES: 90% Muscat d'Alsace, 10% Muscat Ottonel
AGING: 18 months in 40-year-old French barrels

points of distinction

  • Reference-point expression of purest dry Muscat potential
  • Reflects the ideal pairing of terroir and varietal
  • Very limited production and highly sought by knowledgeable collectors and sommeliers
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  • about the grape +
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Good wine is made by people who actually do everything they say they are doing.

– Olivier Humbrecht MW, Winemaker

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