Wines

 

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Dry, Food Pairing Wines

 

American Chardonnay is a dry white wine that exhibits tropical fruit and grapefruit on the nose with citrus and hints of apple on the palate. One third of this wine was aged in Eastern European oak for four months giving it a long finish with subtle hints of oak and soft creamy vanilla. Pair American Chardonnay with oysters, shellfish, and light to medium-bodied meats like poultry and pork. Serve chilled. Store at 55°F.

$14.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

American Merlot

American Merlot is a dry red wine with red and black fruit and oaky notes on the nose. Deep in color, it has round, chewy tannins with intense flavors of cherry and blackberry and a finish that hints of oak, chocolate, and vanilla. Pair American Merlot with steak, a hearty beef stew, or your favorite cut of pork. Serve at room temperature. Store at 55°F.

$20.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

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American Reserve Merlot is a big, mouth filling, dry red wine with hints of black cherry, plum, blackberry, baking spices, and toffee on the nose and palate. Aged in oak for 44 months, American Reserve Merlot pairs well with grilled meat. Serve at room temperature. Store at 55°F.

$30.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 

 


 

American Syrah is a dry red wine that displays light oak, plum, and baking spices on the nose with black raspberry, plum, baking spices and black pepper on the palate. Made entirely from Syrah grapes and aged in French, American, and Eastern European Oak for 23 months, American Syrah pairs well with grilled meats.

$20.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 

 


 

Candleglow® White* is a crisp, dry white wine with citrus and green apple notes and a hint of oak.  Made from Chardonnay grapes, Candleglow White pairs well with salmon, chicken, and pork. Serve chilled. Store at 55°F.

$13.00 per bottle, plus tax.

* sold out at the Winery—still available at some Tassel Ridge retailers in Iowa

 


 

In the Dark is a big, red wine with hints of cherry, plum, and white pepper.  Made from St. Croix, Syrah and Merlot grapes, In the Dark pairs well with beef and other full-flavored meat. Serve at room temperature. Store at 55°F.

$20.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 

 


 

2009 Iowa Brianna* is a dry white wine with honeydew, pear, and citrus on the nose and melon, pear, and apple on the palate. This wine has subtle oak and buttery notes on the finish. It is made entirely from grapes grown in our Mahaska County, Iowa, vineyards. Iowa Brianna pairs well with chicken, white fish, or shellfish prepared with butter or light sauces. Serve chilled. Store at 55ºF.

$15.00 per bottle, plus tax.

* sold out at the Winery—still available at some Tassel Ridge retailers in Iowa

 


 

2009 Iowa Marquette2009, 2010, and 2012 Iowa Marquette are dry red wines with well-integrated tannins, hints of cherry and blackberry, and spices on the palate. Made entirely from Marquette grapes grown in our Mahaska County, Iowa, vineyards and fermented and aged in new French oak for one year and then aged in French, Eastern European, and American oak for 11 months, these Iowa Marquette wines pair well with steak or prime rib. Serve at room temperature.

$25.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

2011 Iowa Marquette RoseIowa Marquette Rosé is a dry, full-bodied rosé with bright cherry, strawberry, citrus, and peach on the nose and strawberry, raspberry, and cherry on the palate. Made from Marquette grapes grown in our Mahaska County, Iowa, vineyards, this versatile rosé will pair with a large range of your favorite foods. Serve slightly chilled. Store at 55°F.

$15.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

Iowa Nouveau2013 Iowa Nouveau,* a light and fruity red wine, is our first wine of the season. It is made entirely from grapes grown in our Mahaska County, Iowa, vineyards. Iowa Nouveau pairs well with traditional holiday meals. Best when consumed soon after purchase. Serve slightly chilled. Store at 55°F.

$14.00 per bottle, plus tax

* sold out at the Winery—still available at some Tassel Ridge retailers in Iowa

(2014 Iowa Nouveau will be available November 20)

 

 


 

2008 Iowa St. Croix is a dry red wine with pepper, plum, and black cherry on the nose; plum and black cherry on the palate; and subtle oak and spices on the finish. This wine is made entirely from St. Croix grapes grown in our Mahaska County, Iowa, vineyards. Iowa St. Croix pairs well with steak or other grilled meats. Serve at room temperature. Store at 55°F.

$20.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

Iowa White Blossom is a dry, white wine that offers aromas of tropical fruits, including pineapple, and citrus. Pineapple, nectarine, and white peach dominate the palate, and the finish hints of green apple. Made entirely from Edelweiss grapes grown in Mahaska County, Iowa, Iowa White Blossom pairs well with fish, chicken, Asian stir-fry, and Caribbean jerk-seasoned dishes. Serve chilled. Store at 55°F.

$14.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

Pizzeria & Pasta Too!® is a dry red, food pairing wine with hints of plum and black cherry on the nose, and it follows with plum on the palate.  Made entirely from Sabrevois grapes grown in our Mahaska County, Iowa vineyards, Pizzeria & Pasta Too! pairs well with pizza and pasta with tomato-based sauces. Serve at room temperature. Store at 55°F.

$13.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 

 


 

Zinfull Red is a dry, red wine with blackberry jam, plum, and black pepper on the nose and raspberry, cherry, and spice on the palate. Made from Zinfandel grapes and aged in French oak for a year, Zinfull Red pairs well with steak and pasta with spicy red sauces. Serve at room temperature. Store at 55°F.

$20.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


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Semi-Sweet Wines

 

American Pink Catawba is a refreshing, semi-sweet, fruity rosé with pineapple and other tropical fruit aromas and green apple and citrus flavors on the palate. Made entirely from Catawba grapes, American Pink Catawba is a great sipping wine or pair with barbecue or picnic foods like cold meats or cold fried chicken. Serve chilled. Store at 55°F.

$13.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

American Steuben is a light, fruity, semi-sweet, easy-drinking style rose with cherry and apple notes and just a hint of cinnamon of the nose and cherry and apple flavors on the palate with a slightly spicy, tangy finish. Made entirely from Steuben grapes, 2012 American Steuben is perfect as an aperitif or try with an Asian stir-fry or chicken salad. Serve chilled. Store at 55°F.

$14.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

Candlelight is a semi-sweet, light white wine with tropical fruit flavors on the nose, citrus notes on the palate, and a crisp, clean finish. Made from Chardonnay grapes grown in California, Candlelight pairs well with seafood and poultry dishes. Serve chilled. Store at 55°F.

$13.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

Iowa Edelweiss is a semi-sweet white wine with the scent of ripe pineapple followed by hints of mandarin orange, pear, and pineapple on the palate. Made entirely from Edelweiss grapes grown in Mahaska County, Iowa, this wine pairs well with spicy Asian food, meats seasoned with Caribbean jerk spices or a salad that includes pineapple, pear, apple, and papaya. Serve chilled. Store at 55°F.

$14.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

Iowa Steuben* is made entirely from Steuben grapes grown in Iowa. This is a light, fruity, easy-drinking wine that is best served chilled. On the nose, Iowa Steuben displays cherry and apple notes with just a hint of cinnamon. It is a semi-sweet, with cherry and apple flavors, and a slightly spicy tangy finish. Perfect as an aperitif or try it with an Asian stir fry or chicken salad. Serve chilled. Store at 55°F.

$14.00 per bottle, plus tax.

* sold out at the Winery—still available at some Tassel Ridge retailers in Iowa


 

Iowa LaCrescentIowa La Crescent is a refreshing, semi-sweet white wine with tropical fruit, peach, pear, and grapefruit on the nose and tropical fruit, peach, and citrus on the palate. This wine is made from grapes grown in or Mahaska County, Iowa, vineyards. Serve chilled with shellfish, fish, chicken, and green salads, or enjoy before dinner as an aperitif. Store at 55°F.

$15.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 

 


 

Iowa Frontenac Rosé is a light, fruity, semi-sweet wine with plum, cherry, raspberry, and white pepper on the nose and cherry and raspberry on the palate. This wine is made entirely from Frontenac grapes grown in our Mahaska County, Iowa, vineyards. Pair with mild-flavored chicken, pork, and fish dishes or enjoy as an aperitif. Serve chilled. Store at 55° F.

$13.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

Oskyfizzante® Red is a refreshing, sweet, fruity, and fizzy red wine. It displays cherry and green apple notes on the nose with cherry and plum on the palate. Pair with spicy appetizers or just chill, open, and celebrate! Store at 55°F.

$14.00 per bottle, plus tax

 


 

Oskyfizzante® Iowa White is a fruity, semi-sweet, fizzy wine with grapefruit, kiwi, and stony fruit on the nose and kiwi, peach, and citrus on the palate. Made from grapes grown in our Mahaska County, Iowa vineyards, Oskyfizzante Iowa White is great for celebrations! Serve well chilled. Store at 55°F.

Oskyfizzante® White is a fruity, semi-sweet, fizzy wine with grapefruit, kiwi, and stony fruit on the nose and kiwi, peach, and citrus on the palate. Made from Muscat grapes, Oskyfizzante White is terrific with Brunch and is a great wine for celebrations! Serve well chilled. Store at 55°F.

$14.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

Prelude is a semi-sweet white wine offering citrus, pear, nectarine, banana, and tropical fruit notes. Prelude is made from St. Pepin grapes grown in Mahaska County, Iowa, and Muscat grapes grown in California. Serve it as an aperitif, pair it with salad, or sip it on a warm afternoon. Serve chilled. Store at 55°F.

$15.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

Sweet Roxie Red® is a refreshing, sweet fruity red wine that displays cherry and green apple notes on the nose with cherry and plum on the palate. Made from a blend of Marquette and Muscat grapes, Sweet Roxie Red is a great sipping wine or pair it with spicy Asian and Mexican foods. Serve chilled. Store at 55°F.

$13.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

Tickled Pink* is a semi-sweet rosé with strawberry and citrus notes on the nose and the palate. Made from Zinfandel grapes, Tickled Pink pairs well with wide variety of foods. Enjoy it at family dinners! Tickled Pink is very refreshing when served chilled. Store at 55°F.

$11.00 per bottle, plus tax.

* sold out at the Winery—still available at some Tassel Ridge retailers in Iowa


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Sweet Wines

 

Candleglow® Red  is a sweet red blend bursting with silky cherry and rich plum aromas.  Made from Marechal Foch and St. Croix grapes, Candleglow Red pairs well with soft cheeses, grilled meats, and spicy Asian dishes. Served at room temperature with food or slightly chilled as an aperitif. Store at 55°F.

$14.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

2013 Iowa Brianna and 2012 Iowa Brianna* are sweet white wines with apricot, peach, kiwi, and star-fruit on the nose, and pear, apple, and apricot on the palate. The acidity is perfectly balanced with the level of sweetness for a clean, lingering finish. Iowa Brianna pairs well with soft ripened cheese, salads that contain fruit, and aromatic spicy dishes like Thai or Indian cuisine. Serve chilled. Store at 55°F.

$15.00 per bottle, plus tax.

* sold out at the Winery—still available at some Tassel Ridge retailers in Iowa

 


 

Oskyfizzante® Pink is a refreshing, sweet, fizzy wine with tropical fruit aromas including pineapple and lychee, followed by green apple and citrus on the palate. Pair Oskyfizzante® Pink with a wide range of appetizers. Serve chilled. Chill, open, and celebrate!

$14.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

Red, White, & Blue® is a traditional sweet, Concord based-blend with strong grape flavors reminiscent of grape jelly. An outstanding sipping wine, Red, White, & Blue® is best served chilled. Store at 55°F.

$11.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

Rockets Glare Rosé® (Sabrevois and LaCrosse) is a sweet rosé with cherry on the nose, bright red cherries on the palate, and green apple on the finish. Made from Sabrevois and La Crosse grapes grown in our Mahaska County, Iowa, vineyards, pair Rockets Glare Rosé with your favorite spicy foods. Serve chilled. Store at 55°F.

$11.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 

 


 

Star Spangled White® is a sweet white wine with pineapple, melon, and pear on the nose and candied pineapple and pear on the palate. This wine is made entirely from Edelweiss grapes. Pair with apple and pear desserts or blue vein cheese. Enjoy Star Spangled White® alone as a sipping wine. Serve well chilled. Store at 55°F.

$11.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 

 


 

Sweet-&-Snazzy!-FAKE100X175Sweet & Snazzy!™ is a sweet red wine with rich cherry and plum notes balanced by bracing acidity. Made from Merlot, Catawba, and Muscat grapes, pair Sweet & Snazzy! with grilled beef, chicken, or pork. Serve slightly chilled. Store at 55°F.

$14.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 

 


 

Sweethearts-RoseTassel Ridge Sweethearts Rosé** will be released just in time for Valentine’s Day on Friday, January 24. A sweet rosé in a heart-shaped 500 ml bottle, it’s a perfect gift for Valentine’s Day or any romantic occasion!

Available only at Tassel Ridge Winery and in limited quantities, Sweethearts Rosé won’t last long. (Note that these heart-shaped bottles cannot be shipped.)

$20.00 per bottle, plus tax.

** sold out for the season at the Winery

 


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Fruit-Based Wines

 

Our Blackberry Wine is brimming with mellow berry flavors reminiscent of old fashion blackberry jam. Pair Blackberry Wine with cheesecake or sweet, fruity desserts. Consider serving it as dessert or sipping it whenever you are in the mood for something luscious and fruity. Serve chilled or at room temperature. Store at 55°F.

$14.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

Cranberry Wine packs a tart cranberry punch with a smooth and sweet finish. Serve it as an aperitif. Drink it with traditional holiday meals or enjoy it as dessert. Serve chilled. Store at 50°F.

$14.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

Tree-Bottle-Cranberry-Wine100X175Tassel Ridge® Cranberry Wine in frosted Christmas Tree Bottles will be available ONLY at the Winery beginning Friday, October 31. These special bottles make festive gifts and are an elegant way to celebrate at holiday get-togethers.

Quantities are limited, and these special bottles sell fast. Get yours before they’re gone!

$20.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

Oskyfizzante® Cranberry is a fizzy wine that packs a tart cranberry punch with a smooth and sweet finish. Serve it as an aperitif. Pair it with traditional holiday foods or enjoy it as dessert. Oskyfizzante® Cranberry is great for holiday celebrations and toasts! Serve chilled. Store at 55°F.

Seasonal (available beginning Friday, October 10)

$14.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 

 


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Dessert Wines

 

Chocolate Granfinalé™ is a dessert wine made from grape wine and natural chocolate flavor. Its generous chocolate notes and rich, warming finish make Chocolate Granfinalé a decadent evening treat. Pair it with a nut torte or raspberry, strawberry, or other fruit desserts. Sip as or after dessert. Serve at room temperature. Store at 55°F.

$20.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

Finalé Premier Red dessert wine has jammy flavors that complement dark chocolate, salted cashew nuts, and blue cheese. Serve Finalé Premier Red at room temperature. Store at 55°F.

$17.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

Finalé Iowa Red is made from grapes grown in Mahaska County, Iowa, and pairs well with dark chocolate and blue cheese. Serve at room temperature.

$17.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

Finalé Blackberry has flavors reminiscent of blackberry jam with a warming finish. Serve at room temperature with or as dessert.

$17.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

Finalé Raspberry dessert wine is a rush of tart raspberry aroma and flavor. Enjoy Finalé Raspberry with fine dark chocolate. Serve at room temperature. Store at 55°F.

$17.00 per bottle, plus tax.

 


 

Iowa Prairie Snow®* is a sweet, iced wine made from grapes picked at the peak of perfection and frozen after harvest. With its concentrated notes of apple, pear, and nectarine on the nose followed by honey, apple, pear, and peach on the palate, Iowa Prairie Snow is best sipped with or as dessert. Iowa Prairie Snow® pairs well with apple tarts and lemon desserts. Serve well chilled. Store at 55°F.

$29.00 per bottle, plus tax.

* sold out for the season at the Winery—still available at some Tassel Ridge retailers in Iowa

 


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