About Willm 2018 Pinot Gris Reserve, Alsace
As its name indicates in French, Pinot Gris is a grey varietal with white fruit. This varietal offers structured wines, round in the mouth feel and long on the finish. It shows smokiness and develops opulence and distinctive characteristic aromas.
100% Hand harvested the grapes underwent soft pressing and 4-6 weeks controlled fermentation in stainless steel tanks. The matured on the fine lees for another 2 to 3 months.
Wine Enthusiast Magazine awarded it a "Best Buy" and said "Only faint hints of pear show on the closed nose of this wine. The palate, however, presents generous, ripe yellow-pear notes. A vein of freshness adds juiciness and a hint of almond spice."