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Domaine Philippe Gocker Gewürztraminer

Domaine Philippe Gocker Gewürztraminer

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Domaine Philippe Gocker Gewurztraminer: An Alsatian Delight – Tasting Notes & Perfect Pairings

Introduction

From the picturesque region of Alsace, France, comes Domaine Philippe Gocker Gewurztraminer, a wine renowned for its aromatic intensity and captivating flavours. Gewurztraminer, with its signature spice and floral notes, is a wine that beckons adventurous palates and rewards with a truly unique experience. Let's explore its vibrant profile and discover the culinary pairings that bring out the best in this delightful Alsatian wine.

Tasting Notes

  • Appearance: A delicate golden hue with a slight shimmer suggests the wine's vibrancy.
  • Nose: A burst of exotic aromas greets you – lychee, rose petals, and a hint of ginger create a complex and alluring bouquet. Delicate notes of honey and citrus round out the fragrant profile.
  • Palate: The palate delivers on the promise of the nose. Flavours of lychee and ripe stone fruits wash over the tongue, intermingled with subtle spice notes of ginger and white pepper. A touch of sweetness balances the wine's natural acidity, leading to a lingering, satisfying finish.

Food Matches: The Spice of Life

Domaine Philippe Gocker Gewurztraminer's aromatic nature and subtle spice make it a fantastic pairing for a diverse range of dishes:

  • Spicy Cuisines: The wine's touch of ginger complements the warmth of Asian dishes like Thai curries, Vietnamese pho, or Indian tandoori chicken.
  • Flavourful Cheeses: Pair this Gewurztraminer with a creamy Munster for a classic Alsatian match, or try with a ripe Camembert for a delightful contrast.
  • Rich Flavours: The wine stands up beautifully to dishes like roast goose or duck with a sweet-tart glaze.
  • A Touch of Sweetness: Pair this Gewurztraminer with lightly spiced fruit-based desserts such as a pear and ginger tart or a spiced apple crumble.

 

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