Suggested Varieties: Pinot Grigio, Sauvignon Blanc, Viognier, Riesling, Gewurztraminer, Ice Wine, White French Hybrids, Fruit Wines
Information on Strain:
- Isolated in the Sauternes region of Bordeaux, France, by Brian Croser of South Australia.
- Has excellent cold temperature properties and has been known to ferment in conditions as low as 5°C(41°F).
- Tends to produce VA without proper nutrition.
- Lalvin R2TM helps produce intense, direct fruit style whites by liberating fruity and floral aromas. In addition, varietal characters are enhanced by the enzymatic release of bound aroma precursors.
yeast descriptions via Scott Laboratories
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