Authors

Markko Vineyard

Publication Date

Fall 1984

Document Type

Newsletter

Keywords

Dr. Konstantin Frank co-op grape grower, Wine Hall of Fame, Lake Erie AVA, Conneaut

Disciplines

Tourism and Travel | Viticulture and Oenology

Abstract

Groundbreaking ceremony for the Ashtabula County Research Center in Kingsville occurs and the rationale and funding support for an Ashtabula County research station provided.

Arnie Esterer speaks on the merits of Lake Erie wines at the American Wine Society’s annual conference in Cleveland.

Ohio rises nationally to fifth place in gross wine production and Ashtabula County is the largest producer of grapes in the state.

Wine Notes

Character of each vintage highlighted.

Chardonnay: 1980-1982

Cabernet Sauvignon: 1979-1982

Riesling: 1983 (Dry), 1983 (Sweet)

Covered Bridge: Picnic White and Picnic Red

Underridge White: Riesling, Chardonnay, Riesling/Chardonnay Blend

Comments

Courtesy of Markko Vineyard.

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