Alsace

Maison Trimbach – A classic from Alsace

Maison Trimbach – Riesling, Gewürztraminer and Pinot Gris   The origins of the Trimbach family date back to 1626 when Jean Trimbach came to Riquewihr in Alsace. Since then, the estate has been passed on from father to son for 12 generations. Shortly after the First World War the family Trimbach left Hunawihr and settled down in Ribeauvillé where Frédéric Théodore – director ... Read More »

Wines of Alsace: Discover the Refinement of Older Vintages

The wines of Alsace hardly need an introduction. Known for white wines like Riesling or Gewürztraminer (among others), this region also has 51 Grand Cru vineyard plots, each one with a unique terroir and strong identity. Alsatian wines are of course wonderful when drunk young, fresh, lively, and full of fruit. However, certain top vintages have incredible aging potential, like ... Read More »