Albert Boxler, Edelzwicker Reserve 2016Regular price $34.00 Save $-34.00
Variety: Riesling, Pinot Blanc, Pinot Auxerrois
When an estate is founded in 1673 you can hypothesize about the history that lives on in each bottle. This history plays a major role in farming because each new generation carries on techniques taught from their forefathers. With this being said, consider the region of Alsace switched its alliance multiple times between France and Germany during the World Wars. Many experts would consider the wines of Jean Boxler, the current owner and winemaker, to be some of the best in the world. For this reason, the small 5,200 case winery produces some of the most collectible items out of Alsace. The wines still bear to this day the same label designed by a Boxler cousin dating back to 1946.
Brand, Pet-Nat 2018Regular price $38.00 Save $-38.00
Variety: Riesling, Pinot Blanc, Silvaner, Müller-Thurgau, Dornfelder, Pinot Noir
The brothers Brand, Daniel and Jonas, are defining growth of organic and little to no-intervention range of whites and reds. Hailing in the Pfalz region of Germany is a lesser known village, Bockenheim, known for its quiet, rugged and gritty agriculture. The Brand brothers are fifth generation winemakers and took over production from their father. The hand logo on many of their labels may look like the peace sign at first glance; however, it is an oath taken by the brothers representing their emotional relationship to their region and furthermore, a symbol for quality in the bottle and close connection with nature. The wines are all organic and have little to no sulphites added.
Meyer-Fonne, Alsace Edelzwicker 2018 1 LiterRegular price $23.00 Save $-23.00
Variety: Pinot Blanc, Muscat, and Chasselas
Félix Meyer is a rising star in Alsace and has an evident instinct for his craft. He is the third generation in his family to be making wine since his grandfather founded the domaine in the late 19th century. It’s all about the details at Meyer-Fonné, with an emphasis on tradition and respect for terroir. The winery and family home is in the village of Katzenthal, known for its distinctive granite soils.
Meyer-Fonne, Gentil Vin D'Alsace 2018Regular price $23.00 Save $-23.00
Variety: Riesling, Muscat, Pinot Blanc
This wine, delicious at any time of year, is sure to shine for summer time sipping. Meyer-Fonne wines are true expressions of Alsace; dry, racy and long on the finish. This blend of Muscat, Pinot Blanc and Riesling is bone-dry and bursting with fruit. A family business since its inception, Meyer-Fonne creates wines of genuine Alsatian character and brings almost mystical bouquets of white flowers and honey, It delivers a beautiful flavor profile that, frankly, is challenging to describe. Food pairings with this wine run the gamut of just about anything you can imagine serving with any white wine. From lighter meats and soft cheeses to game dishes and salads, this Gentil will be easy to pair, and difficult to outmatch.