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Traminette Wine Details
Price: $14.76 per bottle

Description: This off-dry (2.7% residual sugar) dinner wine is aromatic and flavorful. It is great by itself, and compliments fruit and cheese. Traminette is a Gewurztraminer hybrid. Gold Medal: American Wine Society, Town Point. Silver Medal: Los Angeles County Fair. Bronze Medal: Finger Lakes International

Varietal Definition
Parent grape of the popular Gewurztraminer clone. Still grown in France and in California but almost everywhere has been replaced by its much more intense and spicy offspring clone.
'Traminette' is a late mid-season white wine grape which produces wine with pronounced varietal character likened to one of its parents, 'Gew├╝rztraminer'. 'Traminette' is distinguished by its superior wine quality combined with good productivity, partial resistance to several fungal diseases, and cold hardiness superior to its acclaimed parent, 'Gew├╝rztraminer'.


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