About Champagne Extra-Dry

About Champagne Extra-Dry
Extra-Dry Champagne is an off-dry style in the category of Champagnes. These wines are in the middle of the category's sweetness scale, hovering between dry (on the sweeter side), and brut (on the less-sweet side).

Top Picks for Champagne Extra-Dry

Champagne Devaux NV Ultra D Extra Brut Champagne
92 points
Light gold color. Aromas of brioche, butter-pecan, and milk and honey with a satiny, vibrant, finely carbonated, dryish medium body and a smooth, medium-long golden raisin, chalk, quartz, and white strawberry finish with well-integrated tannins and a suggestion of oak flavor. A dense, rich, and complex champagne that offers everyday luxury; cellar.
Cuvée de Grand Esprit NV Marquis de la Mystèriale Extra Dry Champagne
85 points
Yellow straw color. Aromas of fruit cake, butterscotch, seven layer bar, fried plantains, and dried apples and figs with an oily, crisp, finely carbonated, fruity medium body and a crisp salted peanut crisp, molasses cake, miso, and salted lassi finish with moderate oak flavor. A rich champagne with lots of dried fruit and sultry caramelized flavors.