Fandom

Recipes Wiki

Gewürztraminer

42,412pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Comments0 Share

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

Gewurztraminer

Gewürztraminer

About Gewürztraminer Edit

Wikipedia Article About Gewürztraminer on Wikipedia

A delicious medium to dry white wine high in sugar but low in acid.

Gewürztraminer, sometimes referred to as Gewürz or Traminer, is a white wine grape variety that performs best in cooler climates. It is known for its spicy characteristics.

The name literally means spice from Tramin. This refers to the fact that the wine was made in Tramin (South Tyrol, northern Italy) and that the grape has a spicy flavour.

It is now typically grown in the Alsace region of France, Germany, New Zealand, California, the Okanagan Valley of British Columbia Canada, Caddo County, Oklahoma, and the Finger Lakes Region of New York.

The characteristic of the wine, rather than any specific spice, is that there is a strong smell of lychees on the bouquet. This characteristic aroma means that Gewürztraminer is classified as an aromatic wine grape. As such it is one of the few wines that is suitable to be enjoyed with curry and other Asian foods. It also goes well with Munster cheese.

It is believed to be related to Viognier, another aromatic grape.

Gewürztraminer Recipes Edit

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki