Kermit Lynch Wine Merchant
Close
Shop the Champagne Sale! ⇒
Home Shop All Wines


Main Menu
Shop All Wines

Producers

Producers

Producers

Shop All Wines
Shop All Wines
Shop All Wines
Shop All Wines
Shop All Wines
Shop All Wines
Close

Notify me

Fill out your info and we will notify you when the 2016 Gewurztraminer Grand Cru “Kaefferkopf” Meyer-Fonné is back in stock or when a new vintage becomes available.


2016 Gewurztraminer Grand Cru “Kaefferkopf”

Meyer-Fonné

The nose just jumps out of the glass in a blaze of spicy, honeyed glory. Note the intensity, the power, but the delicate touch on the finish. Such balance is far from easy to achieve. 

Dixon Brooke

$44.00
Vintage: 2016
Bottle Size: 750mL
Blend: Gewurztraminer
Country: France
Region: Alsace
Producer: Meyer-Fonné
Vineyard: .4 ha, Planted in 1965
Soil: Clay, Limestone
Farming: Organic (practicing)
Alcohol: 13.5%

More from this Producer or Region

About Alsace

Tragically, Alsace might be the most misunderstood wine region of France. In spite of its long history of viticulture and tremendous diversity of pedigreed terroirs, a past fraught with marketing mishaps has left consumers baffled as to what exactly to expect inside one of these mysterious tall, thin bottles.

The good news, on the other hand, is that a new wave of quality-oriented growers is working hard to put Alsace in its rightful place as one of the world’s most fascinating sources of fine white wine. By embracing tradition, respecting terroir, and making a concerted effort to better communicate the countless virtues their wines have to offer, they have succeeded in putting Alsace back on the map.

Crafted from a number of grape varieties and beautifully interpreting the region’s mosaic of soil types, our Alsace imports are by and large dry whites offering exceptional versatility at table. While each of these selections is ready to be uncorked tonight, the finest among them are also capable of maturing for many, many years in a cool cellar. Expect kaleidoscopic aromatics, lively acidities, and loads of terroir transparency in these skillfully crafted masterpieces. Enjoy a foray into the thrilling world of the world’s most underrated wine region, and certainly do not hesitate to contact our sales staff with any questions as you take off on this mouth-watering adventure.

More from Alsace or France

2016 Pinot Noir

Albert Boxler  France  |  Alsace  |  Alsace

$45.00

2016 Sylvaner

Albert Boxler  France  |  Alsace  |  Alsace

$32.00

2016 Riesling “Réserve”

Albert Boxler  France  |  Alsace  |  Alsace

$60.00

2017 Gentil d’Alsace

Meyer-Fonné  France  |  Alsace  |  Alsace

$19.00

2015 Riesling Grand Cru “Kaefferkopf”

Meyer-Fonné  France  |  Alsace  |  Alsace Grand Cru

$54.00

2016 Pinot Gris “Fronholz”

Domaine Ostertag  France  |  Alsace  |  Alsace

$55.00

2015 Muscat Grand Cru “Kirchberg de Ribeauvillé”

Kuentz-Bas  France  |  Alsace  |  Alsace Grand Cru

$43.00

2016 Pinot Gris

Albert Boxler  France  |  Alsace

$45.00

2016 Riesling Grand Cru “Wineck Schlossberg”

Meyer-Fonné  France  |  Alsace  |  Alsace Grand Cru

$49.00

2016 Pinot Gris “Dorfburg”

Meyer-Fonné  France  |  Alsace

$42.00

2017 Edelzwicker

Meyer-Fonné  France  |  Alsace  |  Alsace

$18.00

2015 Riesling

Kuentz-Bas  France  |  Alsace  |  Alsace

$14.95

A good doctor prescribed the wine of Nuits-Saint-Georges to the Sun King, Louis XIV, when he suffered an unknown maladie. When the king’s health was restored the tasty remedy enjoyed a vogue at court. Lord, send me a doctor like that!

Inspiring Thirst, page 117

Close
Close

Add a new credit card

Please complete the form below.

Cancel
Close

Add a new shipping address

Please complete your shipping address below.
Cancel
Close
Close

Warnings


Drinking distilled spirits, beer, coolers, wine and other alcoholic beverages may increase cancer risk, and, during pregnancy, can cause birth defects. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov/alcohol


Many food and beverage cans have linings containing bisphenol A (BPA), a chemical known to cause harm to the female reproductive system. Jar lids and bottle caps may also contain BPA. You can be exposed to BPA when you consume foods or beverages packaged in these containers. For more information, go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov/bpa