Location: North East of France, between the Vosges and the Rhine river Size: 190km long and 50km wide (120 x 30 miles) smallest region in France Size of the vineyards: 15,000 hectares (37,000 acres)
Grapes in Alsace:
Riesling (23% of Alsace wines)
Pinot Blanc (20%)
Tokay Pinot Gris (13%)
Production: 165 million bottles. +90% of Alsace wines are white Type of Wine: Refreshing dry and sweet white wine Alsace Wine and Food: White wines from Alsace such as Riesling, Sylvaner and Pinot Blanc go very well with fish and seafood meals.