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Pink Catawba

Pink Catawba Wine Details

Description: Pink Catawba sweet table wine, light, crisp, sweet wine is made from the Catawba grape, one of the first great native American grapes used in wine making in the United States. It has a mild, fruity taste balanced with just the right amount of sweetness.

Varietal Definition
This was perhaps the earliest discovered native American grape, growing wild in Ohio and New York valleys, but it has since been surpassed by the Concord as the most widely planted native East Coast grape varietal. It primarily is used to make off-dry or sweet red wines, with a pronounced foxy (a unique aroma/flavor profile variously described as wild and musky) labrusca flavor. A number of producers also utilize this grape to make sparkling wine.


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