Dr. Konstantin Frank co-op grape grower, Ohio Wine Hall of Fame, Lake Erie AVA, Conneaut
Tourism and Travel | Viticulture and Oenology
Challenges of operating a Northeast Ohio vineyard described such as unseasonable weather conditions combined with grape disease.
Purpose and value of a quality wine library described.
1996 results of the Markko Cup, an annual Regetta race from Eastlake to Ashtabula.
Character of each vintage highlighted.
Chardonnay: Bicentennial Celebration, Library Reserve (1989), Traditional (1991 and 1992), Reserve (1991 and 1993), Select Reserve (1993), Pinot Chardonnay Reserve (1993)
Cabernet Sauvignon: Traditional (1992), Library Reserve (1989), Reserve (1993)
Riesling: Reserve (1994)
Pinot Noir: Traditional (1990), Reserve (1993)
Covered Bridge: Riesling, Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon
Markko Vineyard(1996). No. 38, The Gadding Vine and Wine List, Fall 1996. Markko Vineyard Documents. Paper 19.