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Blaxsta Wine
SWEDEN
Vidal Ice Wine 2008

Blaxsta Wine is the first commercial winery in sweden. Our 2.6 ha vineyard is situated approx 1 hour south of Stockholm at a property of premium quality vidal blanc grapes. Our northern cool climate, extensive daylight and clean nutrient soil produces one of the finest grapes for ice wine. Vidal blanc grapes is considered among several to be one of the finest for ice wine.

Blaxsta Vidal Blanc Ice Wine Harvest 2008

  • Grape variety: Vidal Blanc
  • Region: Södermanland, Sweden
  • Harvest Date: Dec. 29, 2008
  • Temp. at harvest: 8-9°C
  • Harvest quantity: 505 liters
  • Sugar level: 309 g / 1000 ml
  • Natural acidity: 18 g / 1000 ml
  • Natural pH: 4.2
  • Fermentation time: 4 months
  • Fermentation temp.: 8-10°C
  • Ageing: approx. 10 months in stainless steel vat
  • Alcohol strength: 10.9-11%
  • Wine maker: Göran Amnegård

Winemakers comment

The Vidal Ice Wine is full bodies, rich and balanced with a smooth and luscious apricot aroma and a velvety warm finish. Vidal Ice Wine is the ultimate wine for dessert or aperitif. Our Vidal Ice Wine 2008 received first place at the Challange International du Vin, Bourg, France and was given 97,9 on the Parkers scale. For additional information, ordering and deliveries, please contact us at: Blaxsta Wine AB, Blackstaby Gård, 642 95 Flen, Tel: +46 157 704 60.