Gewürztraminer is most famous in the Alsace wine region of North East France. Gewürz means spicy in German. The main characteristic of Gewürztraminer. Traminer means coming from Tramin, a town in south Tyrol of Austria where the grape originates.
Gewürztraminer is the name of the grape but also the name of the wine made from the grape. The wine is delicious, fruity and with strong aromas, a perfumed and flowery bouquet.
Aromas: Grapefruit, Rose, Lychees, Peach Stone.
Gewürz and Food: Aperitif, , Spicy Dishes, Asiatic food. Dessert Wine and Cheese.