Dr. Konstantin Frank co-op grape grower, Ohio Wine Hall of Fame, Lake Erie AVA, Conneaut
Tourism and Travel | Viticulture and Oenology
Release of the Excelsior Champagne and discussion on how the perfect mix of cool weather for grape harvest and a three year in-the-bottle ripening helps makes this vintage superb.
Four vintages of Riesling released with an overview of the variation of each bottling.
The mineral and earthy distinction of a Lake Erie Chardonnay eloquently described.
Character of each vintage highlighted.
Chardonnay: Homage (1995), Reflections of Lake Erie (1996) , Reserve (1995), and Traditional (1996)
Cabernet Sauvignon: Traditional (1996 and 1997)
Riesling: Kabinett (1995), Traditional (1996-1998)
Pinot Noir: Reserve (1995), Traditional (1997)
Covered Bridge: Riesling and Chardonnay
Markko Vineyard(1999). No. 46, The Gadding Vine and Wine List, Winter 1999. Markko Vineyard Documents. Paper 9.