German wine - wine basics
Eiswein - ice wine
(Qualitätswein mit Prädikat)
Eiswein - ice wines of Beerenauslese intensity, made from grapes harvested and pressed while frozen to concentrate sugar, acidity and extract. Truly unique wines with a remarkable concentration of fruity acidity and sweetness.
Early in the morning - when it is still dark outside - the frozen grapes are picked at temperatures not higher than - 7° C.