Tagged: Valvin Muscat

Missouri Experimental Cultivar Tasting 0

Missouri Experimental Cultivar Tasting

Missouri weather always seems to impede on its state’s wineries. From harsh, cold winters to potentially drought-filled summers, the weather is tough on grapes. ‘There are wines from four or five grape varieties that you will...

Promising Wine Grape Varieties for the Midwest 2

Promising Wine Grape Varieties for the Midwest

How can we expand promising wine grape varieties across the Midwest? Dr. Paolo Sabbatini of Michigan State University and Dr. Bruce Bordelon of Purdue University, recently discussed the potential for specific cultivars in the...

Valvin Muscat is Midwest’s Hot Moscato 0

Valvin Muscat is Midwest’s Hot Moscato

Moscato wine is making a comeback.   According to Neilson sales data,  Moscato sales doubled in both 2009 and 2010 and almost doubled again last year.   A recent article in Palm Beach Illustrated also...

TTB Approves Names of Midwest Varietals 0

TTB Approves Names of Midwest Varietals

Effective November 28, 2011,  the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and  Trade Bureau approved the names of  certain varietals as requested by various breeders, vineyards and wineries in the Midwest.   Under the TTB ruling,...