About Gewurztraminer White Wine

About Gewurztraminer White Wine
Wines made from the Gewurztraminer grape are easy to recognize thanks to their unmistakable perfumes of lychee, yellow roses, grapefruit and ginger. In fact, it has been documented that Gewurztraminer is among the easiest varieties to recognize simply from its aromas.

Top Picks for Gewurztraminer

Alexander Valley Vineyards 2018 Gewürz Gewurztraminer
89 points
Best Buy
Straw color. Fresh, sweet aromas of kiwi, ripe apricot, honeysuckle, lychee, and Asian pear with a satiny, vibrant, dry-yet-fruity light body and a polished, interesting, medium-length lilac, Meyer lemon, and rosewater finish with no oak flavor. A crisp and lively Gewurztraminer with delicate perfumed style.
89 points $15 Best Buy
Henry Estate 2016 Scott Henry III Gewurztraminer
86 points
Yellow color. Candied aromas and flavors of candied lychee, grapefruit-rosemary marmalade, iris, lime gummies, and honey with a satiny, crisp, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a seamless, delightful, medium-length finish with elements of tangerine with no oak flavor. Vividly floral with notes of succulent fruit, this dry gewurztraminer is a great choice to pair with Mexican cuisine.
Cline 2018  Gewurztraminer
86 points
Straw color. Aromas of fresh baked cracker bread, peach soufflé, and alpine herbs with a supple, crisp, dry light body and a tingling, breezy fresh cream and lemon chiffon cake finish with no oak flavor. A soft and creamy Gewurztraminer in a pairable style.
Biltmore Estate 2018 Limited Release Gewurztraminer
85 points
Straw green color. Aromas and flavors of ripe banana, coriander, candied orange peel, and white pepper with a velvety, vibrant, moderately sweet medium body and a smooth, medium-length finish revealing notes of key lime and hint of lychee. A rich, fruity and spicy Gewurz that goes down easy.