Ir directamente a la información del producto
1 de 1

Simonsig Gewürztraminer

Simonsig Gewürztraminer

Precio habitual £11.99
Precio habitual Precio de oferta £11.99
Oferta Agotado
Impuestos incluidos.

Simonsig Gewürztraminer: Discover the Exotic Aromatics of South Africa

Introduction

Gewürztraminer, with its flamboyant aromatics and distinctive flavour profile, is a wine that entices the senses. Simonsig Gewürztraminer from South Africa's Stellenbosch region showcases this captivating grape variety in all its glory.  Let's dive into its tasting notes and uncover ideal food pairings that complement its unique character.

Tasting Notes

  • Appearance: Simonsig Gewürztraminer displays a vibrant golden colour with a hint of green in the glass.
  • Nose: A burst of exotic aromas greets you, with notes of lychee, Turkish delight, rose petals, and hints of spice like ginger and cinnamon.
  • Palate: The palate is a symphony of flavours, mirroring the aromatic intensity. Ripe tropical fruits, lychee, and a touch of honeyed sweetness are balanced by zesty acidity. Underlying spice notes add complexity and a lingering, warming finish.

Food Pairing Suggestions

Simonsig Gewürztraminer's aromatic nature and subtle sweetness make it perfectly suited for a variety of dishes:

  • Spicy Asian Cuisine: Ideal with Thai curries, stir-fries, or Vietnamese pho. The wine's sweetness tempers the heat while its aromatics complement the spices.
  • Moroccan and Middle Eastern Delights: Pair it with tagines, spiced lamb, or a vibrant mezze platter.
  • Soft and Creamy Cheeses: Enjoy with a ripe Brie, Camembert, or a flavorful goat cheese. The wine's acidity cuts through the richness.
  • Desserts: Complement (but don't overshadow) a fruit-based dessert like apple crumble or poached pears.

About Simonsig Gewürztraminer

Simonsig Estate is a renowned Stellenbosch winery with a rich history in winemaking. Their Gewürztraminer is crafted from grapes grown in the cooler parts of the region, allowing for the development of the grape's signature aromatics and a balanced acidity.

 

Ver todos los detalles