Eros 2019 - Orange Wine
Region: Alsace, France
Grapes: Riesling, Gewürztraminer
Style: Orange short maceration
Pairs with: Roast White Meats, Root Veggies, Stinky Cheese, White Sauce, Spicy
Such a distinctive wine, with dominant aromas of anis, spices, rose water, and a beautiful bouquet of fresh herbs. Nice citrus flavours with an orangey bitterness somewhat Aperol like.
Eros is produced from organic Riesling and Gewurztraminer. The fruit is hand-harvested and fermented with native yeasts. Skin contact for 10 days, and then aged for 8 months on lees before bottling. No sulfur was added.