Lavender Crest Winery

Website:
LavenderCrest.com
Booth #:
23

Nestled in a beautiful country setting, just outside the Quad Cities, Lavender Crest Winery offers a wonderful array of award winning wines, banquet facilities, delightful lunch menu, informative wine tours and tastings…all with “hometown” hospitality.

2017 Featured Wines

REDS

  • MICHE SEPI – CABERNET – Named in honor of one of the Quad Cities Greatest natural resources, the Mississippi, this subtly “oaked” Cabernet juice from California is finished dry. $16/bottle
  • COLONA RED – MERLOT – A semi-dry crafted from Merlot juice from California and a touch of our own Illinois Frontenac; may be served at room temperature, alone or with a juicy steak, prime rib, spicy pasta or pizza. $15/bottle
  • RED VELVET – MARQUETTE & FRONTENAC – A semi-sweet red wine made from locally grown grapes; has a vibrant, red color and dark berry fruit characteristics. Outstanding with chocolate, it can be served at room temperature or chilled. $14/bottle
  • CHOCOLATE LOVE – FOCH – Blend of rich dark chocolate blended with Foch wine for a sensational taste that pairs well with many foods, especially raspberries and red cherries. $16/bottle
  • SPICE –BLEND – This exotic mixture of several spices transforms a blend of several of our fine wines into the perfect libation for fall and winter enjoyment. Served cold or warm, Spice is a crowd pleaser to be enjoyed with a variety of foods. $12/bottle
  • ODDS & ENDS – WINEMAKER’S BLEND – A semi-sweet wine blend based on the winemaker’s choice, this wine will be different every bottling. Always fun to compare and enjoy. $14/bottle
  • FOXY – CONCORD – Enjoy this delicious wine produced from Concord Grapes. The “foxy” wild grape flavor produces a young sweet red table wine that is light, fragrant, fresh and fruity. Especially delicious with light foods or desserts. Serve gently chilled to intensify its fruity flavor. $13/bottle 

FRUIT WINES

  • COSMIC BOG – CRANBERRY – Maintaining the right balance between sweet and tart, this versatile wine made from pure cranberry juice is a perfect accompaniment to blue cheese, duck, turkey, and chocolate desserts. $15/bottle
  • OUT OF THE BLUE – BLUEBERRY & BLACKBERRY – The deep, luxurious bluish/purple color of Out of the Blue tempts your senses and invites you to explore the wine further. Swirl a little in the glass and breathe deeply to enjoy the intense blueberry/blackberry experience that awaits you upon the first sip. Serve at room temperature with appetizers and desserts. $16/bottle
  • JUBILEE – SOUR CHERRY – Reminiscent of biting in to a slice of your grandma’s cherry pie, this wonderful wine treats you to the heady aroma of red cherry. Not too sweet or too tart. $15/bottle
  • STONE GROWN – APPLE CIDER – This sweet apple wine is made from locally grown apples, from Stone Apple Barn, pressed into pure cider. Serve chilled for a taste like a fresh, crisp apple right off the tree. $12/bottle

WHITES

  • CATCH OF THE DAY – CHARDONEL – A dry white wine artistically crafted from Chardonel. The “Catch” possesses a rich, round character highlighted by hints of vanilla and oak. Enjoy this crisp, fruity wine ever so slightly chilled with pasta and seafood. $15/bottle
  • MAJESTIC – VIGNOLES & LA CRESCENT – This semi-dry white wine made from Illinois Vignoles & La Crescent blend has a citrus aroma and flavor with a hint of pineapple and apricot. Serve this wine chilled with seafood, pork, and light dishes. Similar to Pinot Grigio. $14/bottle
  • COLONA WHITE – LA CRESCENT  – Semi-sweet white wine crafted by from our ownIllinois grown La Crescent grapes. This wine possesses a fruity crisp flavor, with hints of tangerine and apricot. Similar to Riesling. $15/bottle
  • FAITHFUL FRIENDS – ST PEPIN & LA CROSSE – A delicate semi-sweet white wine crafted especially for the Quad City Animal Welfare Center. A portion of the proceeds goes to support this worthy endeavor. $15/bottle
  • BEACHES – NIAGARA & LA CRESCENT – Best known perhaps as a juice grape – the white-skinned counterpart to Concord – Niagara is in fact a multi-use grape blended with La Crescent It makes a “heady, heavily-scented wine” with floral notes. This crowd pleaser is best served chilled to sip with friends and family. $13/bottle
  • SWEET TEMPTATION – MOSCATO – With its distinct aroma and flavor, you will not be able to resist this sweet dessert wine made from Moscato grapes from California. Serve chilled. $15/bottle

BLUSH

  • MARY’S BLUSH – LA CRESCENT-FRONTENAC – A touch of citrus and floral, complimented by peach and pear accents make this semi-sweet wine one for all occasions. Made with LaCrescent and Frontenac grapes, enjoy this wine chilled with mild cheeses, salads and desserts. $13/bottle

DESSERT WINE

  • ENCORE – FRONTENAC & WILD BLACK RASPBERRY -Let your tastes explode as you experience this remarkable dessert wine using Frontenac grapes, sweetened with hand picked wild black raspberries & finished in the traditional “port” style. Perfect for the end of an evening. $13/bottle

Wine Freezes Lt. Blenders also available for tasting.

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