PA – Lake Erie
Size: 750ml, 1.5L – Bottle
Can ship to addresses within PA, TX, MN, CA, OH, FL, VA, IL, MO, DC and other select states.
We combine the French hybrid Chambourcin and the Vitis labrusca variety Fredonia to create this light and smooth table red. The sweetness of this wine brings out the fruity aromas and faithful taste of our oldest and largest-produced blend.
Recent Vintage Awards
Silver Medal – 2012 Pennsylvania Wine Competition
Bronze Medal – 2013 Great Lakes Great Wine Competition
Bronze Medal – 2011 Pennsylvania Wine Competition
Taste & Character
Recommended Bottle Longevity: Medium (3-5 years)
Total Cases: 260
Harvest Dates: October 2016
Vineyards: Select Lake Erie vineyards
Bottling Date: February 2017
Release Date: March 2017
Average Degree Brix at Harvest: Fredonia 14.7, Chambourcin 19
Titratable Acidity: 8.3 g/L
pH at Bottling: 3.12
Alcohol Level: 11.5%
Residual Sugar: 5%
Blend/Composition: 80% 2016 Fredonia and 20% 2016 Chambourcin
Fermentation: ferment on skins for 3-5 days with caps punched 3 times a day
Aging: Bulk stainless steel tanks
We can ship wine direct to addresses within PA, and select states.
You must be 21 years or older to enter the online wine store and adult signature (21 yrs or older) is required to receive delivery of all shipped wine orders. If an adult is not at your home address during the day, we recommend you have the package shipped to your workplace if possible.
Wine CANNOT ship via FedEx Smartpost. If this is chosen as the shipping method, we will automatically change the shipper to FedEx. Extra charges may be incurred.
For convenience and to save on shipping you can order online and pick up later at our Winery or at our Erie Colony Plaza retail location. Just select PICK UP AT WINERY as the shipping method during check-out.