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A complex bouquet of black fruits and cedarwood, while revealing a velvety mouth and well-structured tannins. 90 points Robert Parker (Wine Advocate) VEGAN WINEMAKER  Fabrice Guiberteau REGION  Bekaa Valley GRAPE VARIETIES  80% Cabernet Sauvignon, 20% Syrah TERROIR  Clay, limestone soil, silt, and rocks. VINIFICATION  5 days of cold pre-fermentation maceration, then 5-week maceration period in oak barrels. 20 months aging in French oak barrels. FOOD PAIRING  Perfect with game, black truffles and matured cheese. ALCOHOL CONTENT  14% Technical Sheet PDF

A balanced and lengthy wine with polished tannins and well-integrated oak with the fruit. Vegan Wine WINEMAKER  Fabrice Guiberteau REGION  Bekaa Valley (Lebanon) GRAPE VARIETIES  55% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Syrah, 5% Cabernet Franc, 5% Cinsault, 5% Mourvèdre TERROIR  Clay-limestone, clay, silt, sand and gravel. WINEMAKING  Manual harvest. Maceration in tanks from two to three weeks. temperature controlled fermentation followed by malolactic fermentation. Aging for 22 months in French oak barrels (65%) and the remaining 35% in tanks. Bottling at the château. FOOD PAIRING  Delicately cooked meat, light game, lamb, or soft cheese. ALCOHOL CONTENT  14.5% Technical Sheet PDF

The initial impression is full and round. The floral notes are present and associated with an exotic and mineral contrast. Vegan Wine WINEMAKER  Fabrice Guiberteau REGION  Bekaa Valley GRAPE VARIETIES  45% Viognier, 22% Sauvignon Blanc, 14% Chardonnay, 12% Muscat Blanc, 7% Clairette TERROIR  Deep silty soils WINEMAKING  Manual harvest. After destemming, the berries undergo maceration on the skins then pressing and left to settle at 46°F (8°C). Follow a cold liquid stabilization and alcohol fermentation at 60°F (16°C) before stabilization. FOOD PAIRING  Perfect with smoked salmon, grilled or poached shellfish, cooked fish in sauce or goat cheese. ALCOHOL CONTENT  13% Technical …

The nose is rich and smooth. The wine is balanced and powerful with a slightly spicy finish. Vegan Wine WINEMAKER  Fabrice Guiberteau REGION  Bekaa Valley GRAPE VARIETIES 45% Syrah, 20% Cinsault, 18% Cabernet Sauvignon, 12% Tempranillo, 5% Marselan TERROIR  Clay-limestone cambisol, silty clay and clay-limestone with marly subsoil. CULTURE & VINIFICATION  The berries are crushed after destemming. Alcoholic fermentation and maceration take place in thermo-regulated stainless steel tanks while malolactic fermentation is in concrete tanks. FOOD PAIRING  Excellent with grilled meats as well as slightly spicy dishes. ALCOHOL CONTENT  14% Technical Sheet PDF

On the palate, freshness, red fruits aromas and wild strawberry. An elegant wine with fine persistent bubbles, full and harmonious with great length. 90 pts by Wine Enthusiast WINEMAKER  André Ruhlmann APPELLATION  Crémant d’Alsace Rosé GRAPE VARIETAL  100% Pinot Noir TERROIR   Clay and limestone soil. The vines are planted over the mid-hillsides with very deep rooting. CULTURE & VINIFICATION  Light skin maceration following by the traditional method used by champagne makers: a long, steady process of fermentation to build effervescence and aging on laths. FOOD PAIRING  Sophisticated apéritif and delightful with desserts. ALCOHOL CONTENT  12% Technical sheet PDF

The palate is creamy and mellow, with hints of lemon and baked apple. The dry finish is reassuringly long. 92 points by Wine Enthusiast WINEMAKER  André Ruhlmann APPELLATION  Crémant d’Alsace GRAPE VARIETIES  60% Pinot Blanc, 20% Auxerrois, 10% Pinot Gris, 10% Riesling TERROIR  Alluvial soils VINIFICATION  Traditional method; a long fermentation process, followed by aging on lees. FOOD PAIRING  Sophisticated apéritif and ideal cocktail. Excellent from foie gras to seafood, poultry to desserts. ALCOHOL CONTENT  12.5% Technical Sheet PDF

Aromas of exotic fruits, flowers, and spices. A well-balanced, robust wine with a round body. WINEMAKER  André Ruhlmann APPELLATION  Gewurztraminer (Alsace) GRAPE VARIETAL  100% Gewurztraminer TERROIR  These 30 to 80-year-old Gewurztraminer vines are planted in rich soils of clay and limestone. CULTURE & VINIFICATION  Hand-harvested grapes and the whole berry is pressed pneumatically. A cold static settling followed with traditional fermentation. Aging is on fine lees in stainless steel vats for 6-12 months and finishes with a cross-flow filtration before bottling. FOOD PAIRING  Superb with foie gras and full-flavored foods like Middle Eastern, Thai, and sushi. ALCOHOL CONTENT  13% Technical …

Very structured and full-bodied on the palate with a persistent fruit aroma highlighting the lychee and mandarin. 92 Points by Wine Enthusiast WINEMAKER  André Ruhlmann APPELLATION  Riesling GRAPE VARIETAL  100% Riesling TERROIR  The vines are  30 years old. They grow in clay, limestone and silty soil, deep-rooted to prevent the impacts of drought. CULTURE & VINIFICATION  Hand-harvested grapes and the whole berry is pressed pneumatically before a traditional temperature-controlled fermentation. Aging takes place in stainless steel vats for 6-12 months. FOOD PAIRING  Excellent with fish, shellfish, and white meat but also with typical Alsatian cuisine or Sushi. ALCOHOL CONTENT  12.5% Technical Sheet PDF …

Golden apple, quince, lychee, mango, and summer melon flavors. Good weight and balance layered with minerality. WINEMAKER  Louis Roos WINERY  Mooiplaas Wine Estate APPELLATION  Stellenbosch GRAPE VARIETAL  100% Chenin Blanc TERROIR  Organic and rich Oakleaf. VITICULTURE & VINIFICATION  The 46-year-old bush vines yield 2.74 tons per hectare; the wine ferments spontaneously with wild yeast. VEGAN FRIENDLY AGING  In stainless steel tanks on lees for 3 months. FOOD PAIRING  Refined and fresh, it goes well with light fares such as fish, shellfish, salads, and grilled chicken. ALCOHOL CONTENT  13.5% Technical Sheet PDF

Dry light-bodied and crisp Riesling with a fragrant bouquet and apple aromas. WINEMAKER  Johannes Selbach WINERY  Weingut Selbach-Oster APPELLATION  Mosel-Saar-Ruwer GRAPE VARIETAL  100% Riesling TERROIR  The soil is made of finely weathered slate and the vine is grown on steep, south-facing mountain slopes that face the Mosel River. VITICULTURE & VINIFICATION  55% of the grapes are fermented in the traditional 1,000 liter “Fuder” barrel. The balance is fermented in stainless steel tanks and a small portion of fiberglass tanks. AGING  Wines age in stainless steel tanks for 6 months. FOOD PAIRING  Versatile dry wine enjoyable as an aperitif and with seafood, …