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ICV D254 - Doc's Cellar

ICV D254


  • $19.95

Recommended for Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, Zinfandel, Sangiovese, Chardonnay, Barbara, Cabernet Franc, Grenache, Malbec, Merlot, Nebbiolo, & Tempranillo.

  • It has been known to have an alcohol tolerance of up to 16% (v/v) when the fermentation is aerated and the temperature is maintained below 28¬∞C(82¬∞F).¬†
  • In red wines, Lalvin ICV D254¬†develops ripe fruit, jam and cedar aromas together with mild spiciness. On the palate it contributes high fore-mouth volume, big mid-palate mouthfeel and intense fruit concentration.
  • When used for white wines (particularly Chardonnay), sensory descriptors include butterscotch, hazelnut and almond aromas.
Alcohol Tolerance 16%
Relative Nitrogen Needs Medium
Temp. Range (F) 54-82
Fermentation Speed Moderate
Competitive Factor Neutral
MLF Compatability Very Good

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