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American Heirloom Wines

The Chautauqua Series and American Heirloom Wines

These wines are bottled with our traditional Johnson Estate label and made with estate-grown labruscan grapes and French hybrid grapes.


                The Chautauqua Series                                                                                       

Wine

Chautauqua Blanc

Chautauqua Blush

Chautauqua Rouge

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Type

White

Blush

Red

Vintage

No vintage

No vintage

No vintage

L/ml

750 ml

750 ml

750 ml

Grapes

60% Seyval, 40% Traminette

95% Delaware, 5% Ives

50% Chancellor, 50% Seyval

Residual Sugar

3.0%

3.3%

2.0%

Alcohol

11%

11%

11%

Retail

$9.49

$9.49

$9.49

Estate Grown

Yes

Yes

Yes

Appellation

Lake Erie

Lake Erie

Lake Erie

Fermentation

Cold, stainless steel

Cold, stainless steel

Chancellor: Split, 85F, malolactic

Oak Type

None

None

None

Closure

Natural cork

Natural cork

Natural cork

Aroma/Flavor Highlights

Similar to Moscato.  Fresh grapes blended with citrus and apple.

Bright and grapey with a touch of berry.

Fresh berries and a hint of citrus.  Bright and aromatic.

Food Pairing Suggestions

Great with fried fish and a variety of cheeses, including goat cheese.

Waldorf salad, fresh fruit and cheese.

Salads, pizza, pasta, chicken parmesan, red spaghetti sauces.

Serve at

45F

45F

60F

  

American Heirloom Wines
  

Wine

Liebestropfchen

    Ives     

 Concord   

Photograph

Type

White

Red

Red

Vintage

2014

2014

2014

L/ml

750 ml

750 ml

750 ml

Grapes

Late harvest Delaware

Ives

Concord

Residual Sugar

6%

6%

8.5%

Alcohol

11.5%

11%

11%

Retail

$9.49

$9.49

$9.49

Estate Grown

Yes

Yes

Yes

Appellation

Lake Erie

Lake Erie

Lake Erie

Fermentation

Cold, stainless steel

Cold, stainless steel

Cold, stainless steel

Oak Type

None

None

None

Closure

Natural cork

Natural cork

Natural cork

Aroma/Flavor Highlights

Rich grape and musk melon, Sweet and fruity.

Intense floral and grape aromas.  Distinctly Ives.

Like drinking fresh grape juice.

Food Pairing Suggestions

Cheese, fresh fruit, strudel, and apple tart.

Pasta, eggplant parmesan.

Pizzas, tacos, fruit pie.

Serve at

45F

50 F

45F