Silvaner (Sylvaner)


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An undervalued white wine primarily found in Germany. Silvaner Wines deliver boisterous peach-like fruit contrasted by subtle herbal flavors. Fans of Pinot Gris will delight.

Primary Flavors

  • Peach
  • Passion Fruit
  • Orange Blossom
  • Thyme
  • Flint

Taste Profile

Dry

Medium-light Body

None Tannins

Medium-high Acidity

11.5–13.5% ABV

Handling


  • SERVE
    38–45°F / 3-7°C

  • GLASS TYPE
    White

  • DECANT
    No

  • CELLAR
    3–5 Years

Food Pairing

Great for alfresco dining and best served alongside fruit-driven salads and lighter meat, tofu and fish dishes, especially when served with fresh aromatic herbs.

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