Pierre Sparr Réserve Pinot Gris 2009, Ac Alsace Bottle

Cost: $14.95
Grape Variety: Pinot gris
Category: White Wine
Appellation: VINTAGES
Country: France
Region: Alsace
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Maison Pierre Sparr & Successeurs
Alcohol: 13.5% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Deep straw with pink tinge in colour & medium+ intensity on the nose.

Positives: What a delicious wine featuring peach, pear, pink grapefruit, lemon/lime, lychee, beeswax ending off on a creamy finish. Off dry, medium+ body with medium to medium+ acidity & long length.

Negatives: None.

Interesting Thing: This is another two bottle wine that you can drink in a seating. The back label gives a lot of detail about this wine that would benefit consumers. Use the Viongier/Chardonnay glass if you have them.

Drink now on its own or pair it with shrimp tempura.

Tasted: 15 Apr 12

Best Buy

Score: 9+/10, Value: 10/10, Total: 19.5/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 4.5

LCBO#: 983395