Location: France, Alsace
Domaine Zind-Humbrecht was created in 1959 by collaboration of the Humbrecht family vineyards in Gueberschwihr and the Zind family vineyards in Wintzenheim. Today the domaine is run by today run by Olivier and Margaret Humbrecht. The Domaine is presumably the most recognized in all of Alsace, comprised of 41.1 hectares of vines, spread over the following 6 communes; Thann, Hunawihr, Gueberschwihr, Wintzenheim, Turckheim and Niedermorschwihr.
With years’ experience in the region, Domaine Zind-Humbrecht has mastered which grape varieties work best on the specific soils and micro-climates of their crus. With this knowledge and experience they are able to craft world-class wines from multiple different grape varieties.
Domaine Zind-humbrecht excells at making outstanding wines from the lieux-dits of Clos Windsbuhl, Heimbourg, Clos Jebsal and Herrenweg, but their finest wines come from the Grand Cru vineyards of Brand, Hengst, Goldert and Rangen de Thann as well as the recent addition of a small parcel in Sommerberg.
The annual production varies between 10,000 and 18,000 cases, with an average production of about 16,000 cases. Between 75 and 85% of the wines are exported.
The wines from Domaine Zind-Humbrecht range from “village” level, which are ready for early approachability, all the way to their Grand Cru wines, which are undoubtedly some of the worlds finest and most age-worthy whites.
To read more on Domaine Zind-Humbrecht please visit their website: www.zindhumbrecht.fr
|2013||ZIND-HUMBRECHT Gewürztraminer||92||See Tasting Notes|
|2013||ZIND-HUMBRECHT Gewurztraminer, Hengst, Grand Cru||95||See Tasting Notes|
|2013||ZIND-HUMBRECHT Muscat, Goldert, Grand Cru||93||See Tasting Notes|
|2013||ZIND-HUMBRECHT Pinot Gris 'Rotenberg'||93||See Tasting Notes|
|2013||ZIND-HUMBRECHT Pinot Gris, Clos Windsbuhl Monopole||92||See Tasting Notes|
|2013||ZIND-HUMBRECHT Pinot Gris, Clos Saint Urbain, Rangen de Thann, Grand Cru||95||See Tasting Notes|
|2013||ZIND-HUMBRECHT Riesling||90||See Tasting Notes|
|2013||ZIND-HUMBRECHT Reisling, Clos Saint Urbain, Rangen de Thann, Grand Cru||95||See Tasting Notes|