Wine glossary

Ice Wine
Definition:Sweet wine produced from crushed frozen grapes

A speciality from Austria and Germany. Ice Wine may only be produced using grapes that are completely frozen at the time of harvest and pressing (between minus 6 and minus 10 degrees Celsius, according to the sugar content). The minimum must weigt ist 25°KMW and production in Austria is dominant in Wagram, the Weinviertel and Burgenland.