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2016

2016 Zweigelt Icewine

$70.00 (inc. tax)

This port-style icewine is brick coloured with a velvety texture and balanced acidity. It displays aromas and flavours of dried fruit, toasted hazelnuts and butterscotch.

Growing Conditions

The certified organic Zweigelt grapes were grown in West Kelowna: the Kalala vineyard and the
Paynter Family vineyard. Picking started for this long hanging fruit on December 9 when the
temperature dropped to -9 and got progressively colder through picking. The fruit ended at 38 Brix.
4 tons of grapes were picking giving 1,000 L of icewine.

Winemaking Notes

This small batch of Zweigelt icewine was fermented slowly over 60 days using a specially selected yeast called 2 TD. Partial barrel aging.

 

Additional information

Weight 1150 g
Winemaker

Tibor Erdélyi

Vintage

2016

Varietal(s)

Zweigelt

Alc./Vol.

13.5%

Bottle Size

375 mL

pH

3.98

Acidity

9.5