Few wine regions can claim pure expression: Alsace is an exception.
Why? Alsace has a truly exceptional setting for making wine. Protected by the Vosges Mountains, this picturesque region is singularly blessed with enviable conditions: ancient soils, noble grapes and an extraordinary climate – one of the driest in France. Thirteen distinct terroirs make Alsace a mosaic unlike anywhere else. Here, minerality and freshness aren’t just concepts, they are the story of the wines.
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With such a diversity of flavor profiles, wines from Alsace complement a vast array of cuisines and occasions.  More >
What makes the wines of Alsace so distinct? Each glass is full of fresh aromatics with vibrant and pure fruit expression.  More >
Picturesque timber villages nestled into rolling hillside vineyards make Alsace one of France’s most stunning regions.  More >
Alsace is a complete mosaic of terroirs, each yielding their own expression of noble grapes such as Pinot Blanc, Riesling, Pinot Gris and Gewurztraminer.  More >
July 21, 2014
During the Summer of Riesling, all thoughts turn to this “king of white wines,” which reaches its fullest expression in Alsace. And René Muré’s Clos St. Landelin Riesling is a fine example of what this noble grape can deliver when given careful attention.