Gewürztraminer has found a new home in Chile and the flavour profile is fresher than its counterpart in Alsace. This single estate wine is a delicious new world alternative.
This is an intense and expressive wine. Floral aromas of rose petals blend with ripe peaches and are perfectly offset by fresh acidity on the finish.
Thai Curry & Duck & Shellfish
Wine Type White Wine
Style Aromatic Whites
Grower Name Aresti
Grape Variety Gewurztraminer
Closure Screw Cap
Viña Aresti was founded in 1951 when Don Vicente Aresti Astica acquired the Bellavista Estate in the renowned winegrowing valley of Curico, less than 200km south of Santiago. Over half a century of meticulous work has resulted in a longstanding family tradition of producing high quality wines. In 1999, following major winery renovations and installation of… Read MoreView More Wines By Aresti
North of de Maule and south of Cochagua, the Curicó Valley is in the heartland of classic Chilean viticulture. Curicó boasts a Mediterranean climate where winds from the sea breeze are shielded by the coastal range creating a perfect micro climate for minimal intervention growing. It is a vast, diverse valley with 1,500 hectares under vine and over 30 different… Read MoreView More Wines From Curicó
Gewurztraminer is a pink-skinned variety used for production of pungent, full-bodied white wines. Its pungent aromas make it an easy grape to spot, and its deep colour, opulent aromatics and viscous, full-bodied texture make it even easier! It is grown extensively in the Alsace, where it is one of the region's 'noble' varieties, and its exotic flavours of spice,… Read MoreView More Wines With Gewurztraminer Grapes