Our wine tonight is the Rockin’ Red from Rocky River Vineyards in Midland, North Carolina.
100% Noble Muscadine.
Dark ruby in color.
Nose of over ripe cherries, cranberries, and a woody, musky scent.
Sweet red wine. Best served slightly chilled.
Complex flavor notes of blackberries, cranberries, blueberries, over ripe plantain, bruised apples, rubber cement, huckleberries, and black licorice.
Muscadine is a species of grape called Vitis rotundifolia which is native to the Southeastern United States.
Muscadine, especially reds, are often called super fruit, offering bountiful health benefits.
Muscadine vines often grow wild, especially in the Southeastern United States.