The first traces of the Hugel family in Alsace can be traced back to the XVth century.
Some two centuries later, Hans Ulrich Hugel settled in Riquewihr, which had been devastated by the terrible Thirty Years War.
In 1639 he was made a freeman of the city and soon took charge of the very powerful Corporation of Winegrowers.
In 1672 his son built a fine house in the Rue des Cordiers, and over the doorway was carved the family crest which was the origin of the companyâ€™s logo still used today.
During the XVIIIth and XIXth centuries, the Hugel family gained an enviable reputation for their winegrowing skills and for the meticulous way in which they cultivated their vineyards.
In 1902, Freric Emile Hugel left the old family property and established himself in premises in the centre of Riquewihr which still form the heart of the family business.
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Hugel & Fils Cuvée les Amours Pinot Blanc 2012
Bright yellow with green highlights. Vibrant aromas of lime, clove, honeyed spices and flowers. Lively and fresh but at the same time powerful, with lovely citrussy acidity giving shape to the apricot and spicy stone fruit flavors. Nicely balanced and long on the aftertaste. more
Hugel & Fils Gentil 2013
Bright, silvery sheen, pale green colour, fresh, lively and youthful with an elegant aspect. Attractive, flattering bouquet, open and forthcoming, quite aromatic, scented, floral and fruit-driven: cardamom, lemon balm, rose, lime blossom, cherry blossom and sweet almond. Harmonious and well-rounded, with a nicely ripe - yet not over-ripe - grape ... more
Hugel & Fils Riesling 2013
Totally dry with high natural acids. This famous grape celebrated in all the Rhine valley combines great elegance, finesse and minerality. Our most gastronomic wine for most fish and seafood dishes and many Alsace specialties. more
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