Let’s get something straight, Alsace wines are among the very best in the entire world, and yet Alsace wine is too often overlooked because it is not what we think it is.

Alsace Wines

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Crémant d’Alsace
Crémant d’Alsace
Crémant d’Alsace
by Great British Chefs
16 November 2015
Over recent years our knowledge of different varieties of sparkling wines has grown dramatically, both in the UK and worldwide. Crémant d’Alsace is one of the most popular varieties in France outside of Champagne.
The other faces of Alsace
The other faces of Alsace
The other faces of Alsace
by Great British Chefs
12 October 2015
Beyond the more famous Riesling and Pinot grapes produced in the region, the landscape of Alsace also supports several other grape varieties that play an important part in the area’s culture of vineyards and producers.
Alsace Pinot Blanc and Pinot Gris
Alsace Pinot Blanc and Pinot Gris
Alsace Pinot Blanc and Pinot Gris
by Great British Chefs
14 September 2015
You might think that, with two such similar names, the wines made from Pinot Blanc and Pinot Gris would be broadly similar, but you would be being misled — or at the very least you would be missing out.
Alsace Pinot Noir
Alsace Pinot Noir
Alsace Pinot Noir
by Great British Chefs
24 August 2015
Although strongly associated with white and sparkling wines, the Alsace region is actually also the ideal climate for the red grape; Pinot Noir.
Alsace Riesling
Alsace Riesling
Alsace Riesling
by Great British Chefs
31 July 2015
The Alsace region of France is synonymous with the wonderful Riesling wines they produce. Varying from light, dry, young wines that refresh to richer, sweeter wines to accompany dessert, there’s a Riesling to suit every occasion.
Alsace Gewurztraminer
Alsace Gewurztraminer
Alsace Gewurztraminer
by Great British Chefs
30 July 2015
Gewurztraminer is a distinct, aromatic wine known for its full body and unique aromas of rose petal, lychee and ginger. This wine more than any other has become associated with the French region of Alsace which produces some of the finest Gewurztraminers in the world.