About Flavored Wine

Flavored wines span a broad range of styles, but typically involve the addition of various fruit juices, fruit flavors, and even chocolate to a wine base. They are currently experiencing a surge in popularity in various formats.

Top Picks for Flavored Wine

Glunz Wines NV Vin Glögg Winter Wine California
90 points
$14
Best Buy
Pink color. Spicy aromas and flavors of cinnamon, cranberry, anise, and cardamom with a round, vibrant, sweet medium body and a smooth, amusing, medium-length finish evoking notes of orange zest and spiced plum butter with a suggestion of oak flavor. A tasty mulled-style wine that will be delicious hot or ice cold with a splash of soda.
90 points $14 Best Buy
Stella Rosa NV Red Apple Flavored Wine Italy
90 points
$12
Best Buy
Bright white gold color. Sweet, floral aromas and flavors of peony bath oil, apple blossom water, and spiced apple with a silky, crisp, effervescent, moderately sweet medium-full body and a silky, engaging, medium-length finish with notes of apple and orange sherbet, floral honey, apple and pear skins in mineral water, and bubblegum with no oak flavor. A fun and flavor packed floral apple treat with sweetness, balance and style.
Awards: '2018 World Value Wine Challenge-Top 5 Flavored Wine Wine $15 and Under' Exceptional Value
90 points $12 Best Buy
Stella Rosa NV Tropical Mango Flavored Wine Italy
90 points
$12
Best Buy
White gold color. Fruity, tropical, confected aromas and flavors of mango gelato, coconut macaroon, and orange blossoms with a supple, bright, effervescent, moderately sweet medium body and a smooth, stimulating, medium-long finish that shows impressions of fancy bubblegum, tropical fruit punch, and banana custard pie with fine, soft, fruit tannins and no oak flavor. A very tasty tropical flavored treat.
Awards: '2018 World Value Wine Challenge-Top 5 Flavored Wine Wine $15 and Under' Exceptional Value
90 points $12 Best Buy
Bianco Nobile NV alla Vaniglia Germany
90 points
$9.99
Best Buy
Light golden straw color. Curious aromas of marshmallow, cotton candy, circus peanut, candied apple, and boston creme pie with a glycerous, bright, sweet light-to-medium body and a smooth, carefree lemon meringue cookies finish. A sweet wine with fun flavors.
90 points $9.99 Best Buy
Nero Nobile NV allEspresso Germany
90 points
$9.99
Best Buy
Dark brick red color. Aromas of salted caramel latte, caramel corn, and frappucino with a satiny, vibrant, sweet medium body and a medium-length coffee Nips candy finish with soft tannins. Coffee lovers will joyfully imbibe this crushable, roasty treat.
90 points $9.99 Best Buy
Rosso Nobile NV al Cioccolata Germany
90 points
$9.99
Best Buy
Bright dark ruby color. Aromas of chocolate genache, custard, and donuts with a glycerous, bright, sweet light-to-medium body and an effortless, amusing, breezy blackberries, prune, brownie batter, and caramel frosting finish with soft tannins. A pastry-like flavored wine; sweet and delicious.
90 points $9.99 Best Buy
Gallo Family Vineyards NV Sweet Peach California
90 points
$4.99
Best Buy
Pink coral color. Aromas and flavors of peach candy and cream puff with a vibrant, spritzy, moderately sweet light-to-medium body and an interesting, long finish displaying notes of peach sorbet and ice cream. A very tasty and lively peach dessert in a glass.
90 points $4.99 Best Buy
Grafton Winery NV Apple Crisp Wine Illinois
89 points
$13.95
Best Buy
Yellow straw color. Funky aromas and flavors of honeycrisp apples, sweet sticky rice, ripe cantaloupe, and apricot-mango yogurt with a silky, moderately sweet light body and a medium-length finish. A soft orchard fruit flavored wine with an all-natural appeal.
89 points $13.95 Best Buy
Barefoot Bubbly NV Berry California
89 points
$9.99
Best Buy
Straw color. Candied aromas and flavors of ripe red raspberry, black cherry soda, and peach melba with a supple, crisp, fizzy, fruity sweet light-to-medium body and a smooth, buoyant finish that presents notes of berry sweet tarts candies and grape bubblegum with no oak flavor. A crisp and juicy sparkler with gobs of fruit flavor.
89 points $9.99 Best Buy
Fontaine de Chocolat NV  Germany
89 points
$9.99
Best Buy
Pink color. Aromas and flavors of chocolate walnut fudge and black forest cake with an bright, moderately sweet medium-to-full body and an interesting, medium-long finish conveying shades of milk chocolate shake, cherry brandy, and spiced fruit nut cake. A tasty chocolate and nut cake-like offering.
89 points $9.99 Best Buy