Frederic Mallo Riesling Rosacker Alsace Vieilles Vignes
Soil: Clay with limestone
Age of vines: 65+ years
Elevation: average 259 meters (850 feet)
Vinification: The grapes are picked by hand and crushed whole. Fermentation with native yeast in
stainless steel tanks with temperature control. The wine is aged in large oak casks (foudres) and
maturing on fine lees until late Spring. Bottled in August the following year of harvest.
GUIDE GAULT & MILLAU LE VIN EDITION – “Dominique Mallo is a grand specialist of Riesling, which he
makes a success of marvelously, in particular on the Grand Cru Rosacker.”
Vineyard: Vines face East, located in the heart of the Grand Cru Rosacker, adjacent
to the Clos Ste. Hune. Rosacker lies between Hunawihr and Ribeauville.