Icewine, White12 %% alc/vol
Frisson d'hiver is a ice wine made with these vines : Chardonnay 50%, Riesling 50%. It is soft and fruity with a rate of alcohol per volume of 12%, and with 180 to 200 grams of residual sugar per liter.
Food wine pairing:
Of yellow color straw, this ice wine is pure fruit flavour; apricot and mango flavour persists for a long time in mouth. Its liqueur-like brings a smoothness which can support high acidity. It is the elixir of special occasions, a treat between buddies whose best friend is foie gras. One must drink it alone to appreciate all the smoothness of Frisson d'hiver. Serve it at 14 C, but it can be drank at room temperature; the cold masks its more beautiful qualities. To be discovered by the pâtés and blue cheese amateurs…