Ice Wine


Lake Wisconsin Viticultural Area | Sweet Wine

Our “Nectar of the Vines” is made from our St Pepin grapes frozen on the vines, capturing the sweet fall essences and concentrated grape flavors. The 2016 vintage was picked on December 9, 2016 and released on October 5, 2017.

Sorry, Ice Wine 2016 is sold out.

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Winemaker’s Notes

Ice Wine

Grape: 100% St. Pepin, estate-grown – Lake Wisconsin Viticultural Area

Production Method: long, slow, cool fermentation

Aging: none, bottled in summer

Sweetness: sweet

Alcohol: 11-12%

Serving Temperature: 40ºF – 45ºF

Aging Potential: up to 15 years and beyond

Serve with: Cheesecake, pecans, extra special desserts

Story: Ice wine is a traditional dessert wine produced from grapes that have been frozen while still on the vine, and our Wisconsin winters give us the perfect conditions to make a genuine Ice Wine. A select portion of our vines is set aside for the fruit to continue ripening throughout the fall. Then the grapes are hand-picked at the winery vineyards in mid-December when the grapes are completely frozen and temperatures are between 10 – 12 degrees. This allows the water in the grapes to freeze while the sugars don’t, so the highly ripened grapes are between 33 – 36 degrees brix (a measurement of sugar) when they are harvested. The highly concentrated juice is press from the frozen grapes, and then fermented slowly to produce an intensely sweet and concentrated wine that is like liquid honey.

History: started making Ice Wine in 2004


Weight 2.4 lbs
Dimensions 4 x 4 x 13 in



Pricing & Shipping


A price reduction of 5% will be applied for a quantity of 6 bottles ordered, and a discount of 10% for 12 or more bottles. Bottles can be mixed and matched. Mini 4-Packs count as one bottle. Very limited wines may not be eligible for discount.

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