Famille Hugel Classic Alsace Pinot Gris 2017

June 30, 2020By Yvonne

Famille Hugel Classic Alsace Pinot Gris 2017 $42.99 Prior to 2017 this iconic Alsace producer (based in Riquewihr) was known as Hugel et Fils, however the Hugel family opted to start referring to their company as Famille Hugel, to acknowledge the incredible 13 generations of family winemaking since it was founded in 1639.  1639! Their … Read More

Joseph Cattin Alsace Grand Cru Hatschbourg Pinot Gris 2012

May 14, 2020By Yvonne

Joseph Cattin Alsace Grand Cru Hatschbourg Pinot Gris 2012 ($40approx) Having a side-hustle was a thing even back in the early1700’s when young François Cattin moonlighted as a winemaker to supplement his job as a builder (back then they weren’t in such high demand). The Hatschbourg vineyard itself dates back to the 16th century! Eleven … Read More

Muré Signature Alsace Pinot Gris 2016

September 13, 2019By Yvonne

Muré Signature Alsace Pinot Gris 2016 $27 This Alsatian pinot gris kicks and punches like a teenage MMA fighter. Stacked to its chiselled cheekbones with pear, Golden Delicious apples, yuzu mandarin and classic honeysuckle characters, it’s bracing, brisk, and racy to drink and rocks with pear, chorizo, and mint salad. Fact: the Muré property is … Read More