Les Faîtières Riesling Alsace

Cave Orschwiller




Well-made and dryish with good balance – a perfect introduction to this beautiful, under-appreciated wine region! As recommended by Fiona Beckett in The Guardian Weekend Magazine, April 2018.


  • Weight: 1 kg
  • Region: Alsace
  • Colour: White
  • Style: Light & Aromatic
  • Grapes: Aromatic
  • Blend: Riesling
  • Alcohol: 12
  • Producer Information: Created in 1957, the Orschwiller-Kintzheim winery is located between Strasbourg and Colmar, in Orschwiller, on the famous Alsace wine ‘Route du Vin’. The estate produces Riesling, Gewurztraminer, Pinot Gris and Pinot Noir.
  • Tasting Note: Very aromatic, with fruit and especially citrus notes. On the palate, it boasts a well-balanced acidity and firm structure.
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  • Fiona Beckett, The Guardian Weekend Magazine April 2018: Dry, with green apple acidity, try with oysters.
  • Price Range: Between £10-15