Red Star Cotes des Blancs Wine
Also called Epernay II. Produces fine white wines with fruity/estery aromas. A steady, yet moderate to slow fermenter, it is easy to stop fermentation in cases where residual sugar is desired. Recommended for
Cote des Blancs is also known as Epernay II. It is recommended for Chardonnay, Riesling, mead and cider, as well as fruit wines, particularly apple. It imparts a fruity aroma in both red and white wines. A slow fermenter that works best between 50 and 80 degrees. This strain will not ferment to a dryness at the low end of the range, leaving residual sugar resulting in a sweeter wine.
Temperature Range 64-86°F.
Alcohol Tolerance 12-14%.