Pierre Hourlier Wines

Gewurztraminer: Joseph Cattin 2016


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Flavorful with rich aromas and distinctive notes of ripe tropical fruits, this wine can be enjoyed alone or paired with spicy and exotic cuisine, strong cheeses or desserts.

Region Alsace
Appellation Alsace Gewurztraminer
Style White
Producer Joseph Cattin
Grapes 100% Gewurztraminer
Pairing Spicy Dishes, Cheese
Keeping Drink within 4 to 5 years of bottling.
Vinification Slow crushing of grapes to preserve the character of the wine. Fermentation at 18°C to 22°C.
Bottle 75cl
Volume 13.0%

Situated in Voegtlinhoffen near Colmar, the Domaine Joseph Cattin has been making its own wines for nearly 300 years. This is a family run estate, run by brothers Jacques and Jean-Marie, with the help of Jacques’ son (Jacques Jnr). The family’s watchwords are elegance and authenticity, and they use traditional methods for winemaking alongside new equipment for best results.