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    • Wine Enthusiast
      96 points
    • Robert Parker's
      94 points
    • Wine Spectator
      94 points
    Chateau La Tour Blanche Sauternes 2010 (375mL)
    • Variety SSB / SBS Blend
    • Vintage 2010
    • Brand Chateau la Tour Blanche
    • Cellaring 15 Plus Years
    • Wine Type Dessert
    • Alcohol Percentage 13.5% Alcohol
    Chateau La Tour Blanche Sauternes 2010 (375mL)
    "Château La Tour-Blanche is a small estate producing only 4,500 cases each vin..."
    $74.99
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    • Jancis Robinson
      17 points
    • Wine Enthusiast
      94 points
    De Bortoli Noble One Botrytis Semillon 2007 375ml
    • Variety Semillon
    • Vintage 2007
    • Brand De Bortoli
    • Cellaring 15 Plus Years
    • Wine Type Dessert
    • Alcohol Percentage 13.5% Alcohol
    De Bortoli Noble One Botrytis Semillon 2007 375ml
    "Darren De Bortoli created Noble One at our family winery in 1982, to this day..."
    $70.00
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    Disznoko Dry Furmint 2017
    • Variety Furmint Blend
    • Vintage 2017
    • Brand Disznókö
    • Cellaring 15 Plus Years
    • Wine Type Dessert
    • Alcohol Percentage 13.0% Alcohol
    Disznoko Dry Furmint 2017
    "Great dessert wine"
    $38.01
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    • Wine Enthusiast
      96 points
    Disznoko Tokaji Aszu "5 puttonyos" 2010 500ml
    • Variety Furmint Blend
    • Vintage 2010
    • Brand Disznókö
    • Cellaring 15 Plus Years
    • Wine Type Dessert
    • Alcohol Percentage 12.0% Alcohol
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    • James Suckling
      98 points
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    Kusuda Riesling Beerenauslese 2020 (375ml)
    • Variety Riesling
    • Vintage 2020
    • Brand Kusuda
    • Cellaring 15 Plus Years
    • Wine Type Dessert
    • Alcohol Percentage 9.0% Alcohol
    Kusuda Riesling Beerenauslese 2020 (375ml)
    "Consistently ranked as one of New Zealand's best Rieslings. An absolute colle..."
    $140.00
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    • Anne Krebielh,
      99 points
    • Decanter
      97 points
    • Neil Martin
      97 points
    Quinta do Noval Vintage Port 2020
    • Variety Port
    • Vintage 2020
    • Brand Quinta do Noval
    • Cellaring 15 Plus Years
    • Wine Type Dessert
    • Alcohol Percentage 19.5% Alcohol
    Quinta do Noval Vintage Port 2020
    "Noval’s Vintage Port is a single-quinta wine, the grapes passing a strict sel..."
    $239.99
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    Scorpo 'Pinsato' Late Harvest Pinot Gris 2019
    • Variety Pinot Gris
    • Vintage 2018
    • Brand Scorpo Wines
    • Cellaring Ready, but will Keep
    • Wine Type Dessert
    • Alcohol Percentage 14.0% Alcohol
    Scorpo 'Pinsato' Late Harvest Pinot Gris 2019
    "Scorpo 'Pinsato' Late Harvest Pinot Gris 2019 is a truly remarkable wine that..."
    $34.99
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    Te Aro Sweet Petite Riesling Viognier 2015
    • Variety White Blends
    • Vintage 2015
    • Brand Te Aro Wine
    • Cellaring Ready, but will Keep
    • Wine Type Dessert
    • Alcohol Percentage 14.0% Alcohol
    Te Aro Sweet Petite Riesling Viognier 2015
    "It is Te Aro Wine, Wellington's first and only dedicated urban winery (both G..."
    $25.00
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    • Luis Gutierrez
      93+ points
    Toro Albala Don Px 2002 375ml
    • Variety Pedro Ximenez
    • Vintage 2002
    • Brand Toro Albala
    • Cellaring 15 Plus Years
    • Wine Type Dessert
    • Alcohol Percentage 17.0% Alcohol
    Toro Albala Don Px 2002 375ml
    "Toro Albalá reserve select lots of their best vintage wines for later release..."
    $94.99
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    Vinedo de los Vientos Tannat Alcyone NV Dessert Wine
    • Variety Tannat
    • Vintage None
    • Brand Vinedo de los Vientos
    • Cellaring 15 Plus Years
    • Wine Type Dessert
    • Alcohol Percentage 12.0% Alcohol
    Vinedo de los Vientos Tannat Alcyone NV Dessert Wine
    "Bodega Pablo Fallabrino, formerly Viñedo de los Vientos, is one of the most ..."
    $22.99
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Dessert Wine

Dessert wines are sweet wines that are typically served with or after a meal, as the name suggests, as a dessert. They are typically higher in sugar and alcohol content than table wines.

The grapes can be made from a wide variety of grape varieties, depending on the region and style. Some popular grape varieties for dessert wines include Riesling, Sémillon, Moscato, and Gewürztraminer for white wines and late-harvest versions of red grape varieties such as Pinot Noir and Zinfandel can also be used to make dessert wines. These grapes are left to ripen on the vine for a longer period of time, which increases their sugar content and produces sweeter wines with higher alcohol levels. They can have a rich, fruity and jammy taste with notes of blackberry, raspberry, and dark cherry.

Dessert wines are typically made by leaving the grapes on the vine longer than usual, to allow them to become overripe and develop a higher sugar content. The grapes are then harvested and fermented, which produces a sweeter wine. Some dessert wines can also be made by freezing the grapes before pressing them to concentrate the sugar, or by adding sugar to the wine during fermentation.

Dessert wines can have a wide range of flavors and aromas, depending on the grape variety and winemaking methods used. Some common flavors include honey, apricot, peach, and citrus. They can also have a high acidity to balance the sweetness.

Dessert wines are typically paired with sweet desserts such as fruit tarts, cakes, and chocolate. They can also be paired with cheese or nuts as well.

Dessert wines have been around for centuries, but they are not as widely consumed as table wines. However, they are becoming more popular as a way to end a meal on a sweet note.

 

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