Channing Daughters, Delaware Pétillant
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Channing Daughters, Delaware Pétillant - 2020

Item # 46431 750mL

Delaware is a historic American hybrid grape that was widely grown in the Finger Lakes during the 1800s. Considered the crown jewel of American varieties, it is seldomly seen these days. The fruit is sourced from the Finger Lakes AVA, and vinified on Long Island. Fresh, dry, and full of fruit, this sparkling white is made in the méthode ancestrale style. Pair with a spread of summer salads.

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The Delaware grape, native to the Eastern United States, has quite the history in American wine lore! With writings dating to the 1800s, Delaware was seen as a top quality grape for sparkling wines, and is just as delicious today! With charming aromatics and just enough of that characteristic “grapey” note that these native varietals are known for, this grape contains the essence of the Finger Lakes. This bottling was made in the method ancestral style, which halts fermentation early and allows it to continue in the bottle. Ultimately, this creates a downright delicious bottle of bubbly. Flavors of citrus, green apple, and more come together to showcase the best elements of New York viticulture history!



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New York winemakers have embraced international varieties and hit the ground running. The Hudson River Valley is home to the oldest vineyards in New York State. Bordeaux varietals are at home in Long Island’s maritime climate. The Finger Lakes harbors a burgeoning winemaking community where many natural-inclined producers focus on dry still wines. No longer is our fair state synonymous with Concord grapes and Manischewitz; look for brilliant iterations of Pinot Noir, Riesling, Cabernet Franc,...

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