Grape Variety

Gewurztraminer

Color

White

Countries

FRANCE

Regions

This varietal is emblematic of the Alsace region

The Gewurztraminer variety has pink grapes and is part of the Traminer family. It is also sometimes called Savagnin Rose Aromatique, and is grown on 2,737 hectares in France. It is not the most productive variety, but it is robust. It thrives in limestone soils and is sensitive to noble rot. This grape is used to make sweet white wines featuring litchi and pineapple on the nose.

Source: Vin-Vigne