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 2020 Gewürz Gewurztraminer
88 points
$15
Best Buy
Pale golden straw color. Aromas and flavors of fresh lychee, lilac, orange blossom, and bergamot with a satiny, crisp, dry light body and a seamless, interesting, medium-length finish that exhibits notes of hints of ginger jam with no oak flavor. A solid dry Gewurztraminer with big lychee notes that will surely satisfy lovers of the varietal.
88 points $15 Best Buy
Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards 2019  Gewurztraminer
88 points
$15
Best Buy
Golden straw color. Aromas and flavors of white flowers, queen anne’s lace blossoms, hints of fresh dill, and hints of lychee with a satiny, vibrant, dry light-to-medium body and a seamless, delightful, medium-length finish with accents of lime with no oak flavor. A floral and herbaceous Gewurz to pair with European fare.
88 points $15 Best Buy
Alexander Valley Vineyards 2019 Gewürz Gewurztraminer
88 points
$15
Best Buy
Silvery emerald straw color. Confected aromas and flavors of lychee gummies, ylang ylang, pineapple cordial, peony, allspice, and hints of jasmine with a satiny, crisp, dry-yet-fruity light-to-medium body and a smooth, medium-length finish with no oak flavor. Sweet bubble gum notes mingle with classic lychee aromas in this distinctive Gewurztraminer from Mendocino.
88 points $15 Best Buy
St. Clair Winery 2017  Gewurztraminer
87 points
$14
Best Buy
Yellow straw color. Fruity aromas and flavors of lychee jam, orange blossom honey, overripe peach, iced tea, and wintergreen with a satiny, bright, fruity light body and a seamless, breezy finish evoking shades of apple sauce with no oak flavor. A fruity and expressive Gewurztraminer.
87 points $14 Best Buy
Henry Estate 2016 Scott Henry III Gewurztraminer
86 points
$22
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.
La Screaming Goat 2018 Cesseras Gewurztraminer
85 points
$19.99
Bright light gold color. Aromas and flavors of lychee, coriander, rose jelly, and ginger cookies with a supple, shy, dry-yet-fruity light body and a smooth, brisk finish with accents of honey with no oak flavor. An herbaceous, floral gewurztraminer that will serve as a nicely extroverted quaffer.
85 points $19.99
Biltmore Estate 2018 Limited Release Gewurztraminer
85 points
$17
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.
La Screaming Goat 2020 Gewürztraminer Pays Doc Igp
83 points
$19
Golden straw color. Funky aromas and flavors of banana soufflé, pear candies, peach vinaigrette, cream of wheat, and jasmine with a supple, bright, dryish light body and a smooth, intriguing, breezy finish evoking accents of honey-toasted oats with no oak flavor. Piquant aromas and a creamy mouthfeel combine with funky, unexpected aromas; a Gewurtz for the adventurous.
Hawk Haven 2020 Signature Series Gewurztraminer
80 points
$29
Silvery emerald straw color. Aromas of melon, jicama, and banana with a supple, soft, dryish light body and a graceful, swift hints of dried fruits and nuts finish with no oak flavor. A funky summer white quaffer.
Damiani Wine Cellars 2019 Rebel Gewurztraminer
80 points
$18
Light gold color. Pungent aromas and flavors of pickled garlic, shallots, dill, and pickling spices with a lean, shy, bone-dry thin body and a sleek, quick finish with no oak flavor. An unexpectedly savory, pickley Gewurztraminer for the table.