Frontenac

red

Frontenac

Our 2019 Frontenac is full of black cherry and chocolate on the nose. On the palate, you’ll find ripe, red fruits. While it is still young, this wine will age beautifully.

$20 / 750mL

Dry

Product Details

Optimal Serving Temperature

65° F

Cultivars

100% Estate Frontenac

Harvest Year

2019

Bottling Year

2020

Vineyard

Brickyard Hill Vineyard, Marengo, Iowa

Alcohol

11.9%

Residual Sugar

0.0%

Oak

12 months in Hungarian oak barrels

Cold Stabilization

No

Notes

Fermented on skins

Pairings

Meals

Pasta with red sauce, beef, roasted chicken and traditional Italian fare

Cheese

Asiago, parmesan

Awards

2019

Gold - INDY International Wine Competition (2017 Vintage)
Bronze - Jefferson Cup Invitational

2018

Silver - Finger Lakes International Wine Competition (2016 Vintage)
Silver - Mid American Wine Competition (2016 Vintage)
Bronze - Iowa State Fair (2016 Vintage)

2017

Gold – INDY International Wine Competition (2015 Vintage)
Best of Class – INDY International Wine Competition (2015 Vintage)
Silver – Mid-American Wine Competition (2015 Vintage)
Silver – Iowa State Fair (2015 Vintage)
Bronze – Finger Lakes International Wine Competition (2015 Vintage)
Bronze – Cold Climate Wine Competition (2015 Vintage)

2016

Silver – Finger Lakes International

2015

Gold: Medal of American Excellence –Jefferson Cup Invitational

2013

Silver: Medal of American Merit – Jefferson Cup Invitational

2012

Gold: Medal of Excellence – Jefferson Cup Invitational Wine Competition

2011

Bronze – Mid-American Wine Competition

2010

Gold – Iowa State Fair Commercial Wine Competition
Jefferson Cup Nominee (Double Gold) – Jefferson Cup Invitational Wine Competition
Silver – Mid-American Wine Competition
Silver – Finger Lakes International Wine Competition

2008

Gold – INDY International Wine Competition

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