Lightly Sweet

Dessert Wines

Intenseley aromatic and flavours, these wines are mildly sweet and balanced by a pleasant, crisp acidity. Even if you don’t have a sweet tooth, you’ll love them. These are a light, value alternative to Icewine and Sauternes. 4 styles of dessert wineWatch Video

Wine 101

Dessert wines are made from very ripe red or white grapes. Once fermentation has taken place, a large amout of unfermented sugar remains, making the finished wine naturally sweet.

You may taste

peach, apple, citrus, mineral notes (white);
strawberry, cherry, tangy raspberry (red)

Great examples

Late Harvest Riesling, Cabernet Franc and Vidal ONTARIO
Spätlese and Auslese GERMANY

Sip them with

mild blue cheese, fruit, cheesecake (red or white)
crab, lobster (white)

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