I really enjoy sipping a wine without having to worry about the impact of the alcohol. I call that one of the joys of low-alcohol wine.
Yesterday, I had the privilege of tasting WineShop At Home’s newly released Homage Cellars Lot No. 15 California White Table Wine. This wine is a blend of 73% Muscat Canelli, 19% Chenin Blanc and 8% Muscat of Alexandria. It is pure heaven, with refreshing aromas of pear, apricot, lemon zest, pineapple, lychee and orange blossom.
The wine’s sweetness is balanced perfectly with crisp acidity. This refreshingly easy-to-drink wine pairs beautifully with spicy Asian cuisine, smoked dishes and soft cheeses. It also makes a great aperitif.
Beyond its great taste, what is noteworthy about this wine is its alcohol content – 9%. Wow! This low-alcohol wine allows you to drink virtually the entire bottle without getting hit by the alcohol! [Read more…]