“Jean-Christophe Bott is another up-and-coming star of the new generation in Alsace, working hard to produce expressive, richly flavored wines from a fine range of sites held by the 13-ha domain.” -Andrew Jefford, The New France. This 15 hectare estate was founded in 1795 and has remained with the family through the generations. In 1993 Jean-Christophe Bott took the reins and has spent the last two decades refining and focusing his efforts. He converted to biodynamic viticulture in 2002, has reduced yields, handharvests in small baskets, and is a minimalist in the cellar. Jean-Christophe was inspired by the wines of Zind-Humbrecht noting that Léonard Humbrecht was one of the first in Alsace to believe in the grands terroirs of the region. Jean-Christophe feels indebted…
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