Muscadine

  • Grape
  • muss-kah-dyne

Muscadine (Vitis rotundifolia) is a North American grape species that’s naturally high in polyphenols (antioxidants). Wines are exceptionally challenging to make well, given that so few are doing it.

Primary Flavors

  • Ripe Banana

  • Yellow Apple

  • Lime Peel

  • Cranberry

  • Rubber Cement

Taste Profile

  • Off-Dry
  • Medium Body
  • Medium Tannin
  • Medium Acidity
  • 10–11.5% ABV

Handling

  • Serving Temp Cellar
    55–60°F / 13–16°C
  • Glass TypeUniversal
  • Decant 30 Minutes
  • Ageability1-3 years
  • Avg Price $8.00

Food Pairing

Sweeter renditions of this grape would be awesome alongside a majorly flavourful dessert such as trifle, with fruit, custard and brandy.

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