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Sparkling Wine

Blend 786
Type: Sparkling Wine
Style: Extra Dry
Grapes Used: Chambourcin, Frontenac Gris, St. Pepin
% Alc.: 12.5%
Volume: 750 mL
Try It If You Like:
  • Bubbleheads
  • East Coast Oysters
  • John Philip Sousa marches
Suggested Pairings:
  • Sushi
  • Submarine Sandwiches
  • Crackerjacks
Inspired by the launch of the submarine USS Illinois and named after her ship number, this extra dry blend highlights notes of honey and green apple along with plenty of Prairie State pride. For each bottle sold, $5 is donated to the USS Illinois commissioning committee, who provides support for submarine crew members in times of need.
  • Blend 786 is the sparkling wine that was used to christen the USS Illinois submarine in October 2015
  • Blend 786 is being served at two key celebrations during commissioning weekend of the USS Illinois in October 2016
  • Medal of American Merit at the 2015 Jefferson Cup Invitational Wine Competition
Blend 786 Spec Sheet

It was such an honor for us to be a part of the USS ILLINOIS Commissioning Celebration. Here are some of the highlights of the weekend . . .


Off we go to Oswego!  Let out your inner wine geek and come festival with us May 6 & 7.  We promise it will be fun.