Topic: Wine production

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Walking the icewine vineyards

Most Icewine harvests happen at night because the sun starts to melt the grapes on the vine in the morning, diluting the flavor. Icewine grapes need to be harvested at -8C or colder to concentrate the sugars and flavours in the juice, leaving behind the frozen ice crystals. Even the read more

Cold Enough For You?

Making Icewine

Other than Nova Scotia ski hill operators hoping to make snow, John and Anne Warner were amongst the few people in Nova Scotia pleased about the cold temperatures last night. The Warners are the largest producers of Icewine juice in Nova Scotia. From their vineyards on the edge of the read more