Baumann Comte De Rinken Sparkling Blanc de Blancs
Name: Comte De Rinken Sparkling Brut
Area: riquewihr - sigolsheim - turkheim (see Map)
Appelation: A.O.C Alsace
Description: Pale gold color, crisp, with lovely notes of green apple and a touch of honey and toast. The taste is extremely fresh, wrapped by an elegant bubble substance, with a balanced and pleasant finish. This delicate and delicious sparkling wine complements a big sweet and savory spreads, such as charcuterie, cheese platters, fruits and nuts.
Serving Temperature: 8-10°C
Vineyard's size: 2,10 ha
Location: Riquewihr - Sigolsheim - Turkheim
Soil:Clay-Marly & Marly-Chalk
Grape variety: 100% Pinot Blanc
Vinification: Harvest Entire grapes, pressing between 4 to 9 hours, maturing on the lees until spring
Aging process:Stainless Steel Tanks
Aging potential:5 years
Harvest:Sept. 12th to Sept. 18th 2011
Age of the vines:More than 25 years
Total Acidity: 6.10 g/l
Residual Sugar: 6 g/l
Alcohol vol.: 13.00%
- Sparr family has 12 generations of winemakers, family owner of a domain of 30 hectares today. Discover our vineyards, our family tradition with our philosophy Sparr Pierre, owner and winemaker, and his son Charles Sparr.
The wines of Charles Sparr give voice to the grape variety, the soils and the vintage they are grown. The vineyard variously expresses itself each year, according to its location, its microclimate and the care of the wine-grower, in order to give birth to each new vintage.
The specificity and the signature of the wines of the Sparr family lie in the will to create authentic wines, each vintage’s special character being purely related to its conception, its vine own expression, its soil and the climate of the year of its growth.