A slow start to the season with a cool spring but summer brought hot dry weather perfect for grape growing. Mother Nature however turned the tables on winemakers in Ontario with a wet humid fall. Harvest was quick in an effort to pick fruit before rains affected the quality of grapes
Orange wines have been made for centuries but have been making a comeback recently. Our first orange wine was made using fruit from young Vidal vines. The grapes were fermented on the skins and allowed to age a further 36 days on the skin.
The grapes were left to soak on their skins, resulting in a pale orange glow. Aromas of fresh peach, tangerine, white flower, and sweet lemon introduce a palate of refreshingly bright flavours and sensations. The palate is rich with soft tannins similar to a red wine. This food-friendly wine can be paired with charcuterie, orange chicken, pork, and woodfired pizza.
Brix At Harvest:20.3
Release Date:June 1, 2019
Ageability:3 - 5
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