First and foremost, Winemonger is a wine importer.
Many of our wines are offered by the best restaurants in the United States. Ranging from the fantastic hole-in-the-wall eatery you have never heard of, to Le Bernardin in New York or the inimitable Slanted Door Restaurant in San Francisco, we are proud to count America's top culinary establishments among our best customers.
Like the "Burgunder"-family of grapes, the Traminer clan is also fond of mutation. According to France's Institute National des Appellations d'Origine, there are three clearly differentiated types: Roter Traminer, Gelber Traminer and Gewurztraminer. The first two are differentiated by the color of the berry, either red or yellow--with the rare and dwindling Gelber--yellow--Traminer with its yellow-green berries showing less prominent aromatic characteristics than the other two. The Yellow Traminer has yellow-like colored berries and gives flavors of honey and flowers.
Review by Wine & Spirits 91 given by Wine & Spirits.
Josef Umathum is best known for red wines, but has also devoted much energy to reviving local white varieties. This blend shows off the pleasures of both yellow and red