How It's Made!!!| what makes 4 Skins different


Jost 4 Skins is more than just a cheeky name. Our award-winning wine is made with four of Nova Scotia’s choicest grape varieties—Castel, Marechal Foch, Leon Millot, and Lucie Kuhlmann.

Grown in our unique terroir which is created by the slope of the land, the warm waters of the Northumberland Strait (the warmest waters north of the Carolinas) and the lack of fog, the grapes are carefully selected and then fermented in their skins.

Full-bodied and with a hint of impulsiveness, award-winning 4 Skins is a deeply satisfying wine with a rich ruby hue and a long and pleasurable finish.

Jost 4 Skins

The 4 Grapes

Castel

Castel

Used for color and structure, also brings a touch of underlying raisin/dried fruit character.

Marechal Foch

Marechal Foch

Brings some blackberry, dark cherry and plum characteristics.

Leon Millot

Leon Millot

Lighter fruit aromatics like sour cherry, raspberry which lift the palate.

Lucie Kuhlmann

Lucie Kuhlmann

Grounds the blend with dark fruit aromatics, chocolate and coffee notes. Adds weight.

In the News | award winning wine makes headlines


Jost 4 Skins

2015

Jost 4 Skins scores 85 at the 2015 Ultimate Wine Competition

Ultimate Wine Challenge

2014

George Takei shares Jost 4 Skins image on his Twitter (retweets 488, favorites 620) and Facebook (over 72,330 likes, 21,797 shares).

Twitter   Facebook

“Jost 4 Skins Featured On Board the Nova Star”

Travel Pulse

2013

Jost 4 Skins wins TOP RED WINE at the 2013 Atlantic Canadian Wine Awards

Canadian Association of Professional Sommeliers

“We take the winemaking business here seriously, but we don’t take ourselves too seriously.”

From the Herald

“It’s pronounced ‘yost,’ Jay!”

CBC Television Halifax runs a segment about 4 Skins appearance on the the Leno Show.

“Jost, you've made it to late night TV, which in my books means: you’ve arrived!”

From The Coast

“I’m sure it’s a wonderful wine...”

4 Skins makes its biggest appearance so far, on the Jay Leno's Tonight Show, in his "Funny Headlines" segment.

2012

On reddit.com, the self-described "Front page of the Internet," an image of the 4 Skins bottle is seen over 800,000 times in the course of a few days, generating over 500 comments.

Jost 4 Skins wine wins Silver at both the 25th Tasters Guild International Wine Competition and Finger Lakes International Wine Competition.

2011

“How do you promote a wine made with four of Nova Scotia’s finest grapes? You just come right out and say it!”

From Applied Arts Magazine

Jost 4 Skins wine wins Silver at the Finger Lakes International Wine Competition.


Where to Buy | 4 Skins and more great Jost wines

Jost products are available for purchase at our winery store in Malagash or at the stores listed below. Products vary from store to store.

We ship wine anywhere! Please call 1-800-565-4567 for more information or e-mail your question to info@jostwine.com

LIQUOR OUTLETS

Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation
www.mynslc.com

New Brunswick Liquor Corporation
www.nbliquor.ca

Newfoundland and Labrador Liquor Corporation
www.nfliquor.com

Prince Edward Island Liquor Control Commission
www.peilcc.ca

PRIVATE WINE STORES

Bishop's Cellar
www.bishopscellar.com

Harvest Wines and Spirits
www.harvestwines.ca

Rockhead Wine & Beer Market
www.rockhead.ca

Cristall Wine Merchants
www.cristallwinemerchants.com

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48 Vintage Lane
Malagash, Nova Scotia
Canada, B0K 1E0
1-800-565-4567

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