The Winery Schillinger of Alsace
The Winery Schillinger is one of the best wineries to follow in Alsace.. It offers 8 wines for sale in of Alsace to come and discover on site or to buy online.
Looking for the best Winery Schillinger wines in Alsace among all the wines in the region? Check out our tops of the best red, white or effervescent Winery Schillinger wines. Also find some food and wine pairings that may be suitable with the wines from this area. Learn more about the region and the Winery Schillinger wines with technical and enological descriptions.
How Winery Schillinger wines pair with each other generally quite well with dishes of pork, rich fish (salmon, tuna etc) or spicy food such as recipes of pan-fried carrots, sea bream with sweet spices or chicken curry and onions.
Alsace, located in the extreme north-east of France, is Distinguished from other French wine regions by its strong Franco-Germanic influences. These influences are the result of a back-and-forth between the German and French sovereignties over the last few centuries. They can be seen not only in the architecture and culture of Alsace, but also in the wines. Alsace wines are produced under three main appellations: Alsace and Alsace Grand Cru for still white wines (Sweet and Dry), and Crémant d'Alsace for Sparkling wines.
Almost all the wines produced in this region fall under one of these three appellations. Alsace Grand Cru wines are produced from one of the 51 privileged vineyards spread along the Length of the region. Alsace is the only French wine region to produce significant quantities of Riesling and Gewurztraminer. These two grape varieties are more commonly associated with German wines and are reminiscent of Alsace's history.
Planning a wine route in the of Alsace? Here are the wineries to visit and the winemakers to meet during your trip in search of wines similar to Winery Schillinger.
This is a very old grape variety cultivated in particular in the Istria region of Croatia, Slovenia and Italy. It can also be found in the Republic of Macedonia. In France it is almost unknown. It should not be confused with refosco dal peduncolo rosso, it looks somewhat like it, especially since its synonyms are refosco del Carso or refosco d' Istria.
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Phase of the vegetative cycle of the vine corresponding to the bursting of the buds and the appearance of the first leaves.