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Schlumberger Pinot Gris Grand Cru Spiegel 2020
Schlumberger Pinot Gris Grand Cru Spiegel 2020

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Bottle-size : 75 cl

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Established in 1810, Schlumberger is one of the most reliable and respected names from Alsace. The family is also the largest holders of Grand Cru vineyards in the area, including ownership in Kessler, Kitterle, Saering and Spiegel. Lying on Guebwiller’s splendid slopes, this 140 hectare domaine stretches over more than 5 kilometres on the southern side of the Vosges. At an altitude of 250 to 380 metres it benefits from a splendid climate which has led this valley to be called the "Valley of Flowers". The slopes have light sandy soil due to the slow erosion of the underlying pink sandstone. This vineyard faces south-east, south and south-west meaning that it is ideally exposed to the sun. The vines themselves stretch for 850 kilometres (570 miles) in horizontally planted rows along 5 terraces which are protected by dry-stone walls.

The 2014 Pinot Gris Grand Cru Spiegel reflects the suzukii problems and lacks the brilliance of many of the other 2014s. There are certain imprecise flavors on the nose that I would not accept for grand cru level. On the palate this is a round and slightly sweet Pinot that stunningly doesn't lack purity, finesse and elegance. You just have to overcome the nose and you get a nice and balanced Pinot Gris. Wine Advocate 88 (2014)

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