Monthly Archive: September 1988

1988 Scuppernong

1988 Scuppernong

September 2007 – This wine was made from grapes that grew in my parents’ yard in northern Florida. Originally identified as Muscadine, since moving to NC, I discovered they were a variety of Scuppernong....

1988 Chardonnay / Seyval Blanc

1988 Chardonnay / Seyval Blanc

September 2007 – I had an idea that Seyval and Chardonnay would make a good blend. This wine is the result. Ingredients: Fruit 6 gallons Seyval juice, 20.5 brix, 1.15 acid, 60ppm sulfite Pectic...

1988 Foch

1988 Foch

October 2018 – I have no significant recollection of this wine. Some I remember vividly … others, not so much. Given that Foch was one of my favorite French-American hybrids, I’m surprised I remember...

1988 Leon Millot

1988 Leon Millot

September 2007 – This wine was a huge disappointment. It taught me to keep an eye on the airlock to ensure it’s full. Ingredients: Fruit 6 gallons Leon Millot juice, 20.5 brix, 1.1 acid,...