Gluhwein Mulled Wine, Schmitt Sohne, Litre Bottle
As the cold nights draw in, nothing beats a hot glass of spiced wine by the fire. German Glühwein is a delicious blend of red wine and spices, very similar to mulled wine. Red wine is infused with a unique blend of spices and fruit like cinnamon, cloves, oranges, lemons and then a dash of sugar is added.
Schmitt Söhne is a family owned winery with nearly 100 years experience. Their Glühwein is ready to drink, requiring only gentle heating before serving to achieve a cheerful warm glow and bonhomie. It is really popular drink in winter in Bavaria around the festive Christmas period, the combination of wine and spices ensures a warm and cheerful experience when shopping or out walking and is traditionally served with iced ginger biscuits.
Over 200 years ago the founders settled in the small village of Lonquich, located along the Mosel River in the Mosel-Saar-Ruwer wine region, and began their involvement in vineyard management and wine production. In 1919 Hilar Schmitt, founded the parent company as a small regional winery and set forth his philosophy of producing the best wines possible using only top quality grapes from each successive vintage. Always mindful of their ancestors philosophy, the winery, which is still located in Longuich, has continued to grow and change through the guidance of three successive generations to become Schmitt Söhne, one of the largest and most successful German wine producers today.
|Alcohol % by Vol.||8.5%|
|Closure Type||Screw Cap|
|Style||Red - Rich & spicy|