Wine aged in Charleston Harbor goes on sale - WCIV-TV | ABC News 4 - Charleston News, Sports, Weather

ADVERTISEMENT
Bookmark and Share

Wine aged in Charleston Harbor goes on sale

Posted: Updated:

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) -- A California winery is selling some bottles of the Cabernet Sauvignon that was submerged in Charleston Harbor for three months in the first phase of an experiment to determine the effect of ocean aging on wine.

The Mira Winery of St. Helena, Calif., says the ocean-aged "Aquaoir" will be sold to wine club members in a two-pack set starting Monday. It's paired with a bottle of the winery's land-aged Cabernet Sauvignon and is selling for $500 a set.

Mira is planning to age more wine in Charleston Harbor later this year. The next batch of ocean-aged wine will be submerged as soon as it is bottled in August or September and will likely remain in the harbor until May or June of 2014.

Powered by WorldNow

ABCNews4 WCIV-TV

888 Allbritton Dr.
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464
843-881-4444 | Advertising Information

Public Information File

For assistance with accessing WCIV-TV's public information file, click here.

Advertising

Advertising Credit Application and Terms and Conditions PDF.

Powered by WorldNow
All content Copyright © 2014 WCIV and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.